Jerry Rothwell



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Lewes, UK
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Jerry Rothwell is a documentary filmmaker whose work includes the award-winning feature docs, Donor Unknown about a sperm donor and his many offspring Heavy Load, about a group of people with learning disabilities who form a punk band, and Deep Water (co-directed with Louise Osmond), about Donald Crowhurst’s ill-fated voyage in the 1968 round the world yacht race. His latest film is Town of Runners, released theatrically in the UK and premiered at Tribeca Film Festival in 2012.

At Met Film Production, he has exec produced and worked as an editor on numerous feature docs including Dylan Williams’ Men Who Swim and Sarah Gavron’s Village At The End Of The World.

Favorite Genres

  • Films that break with genres.