Director

Robin Berghaus

Robin Berghaus is founder of Berghaus Productions based in Austin, Texas. She has produced and directed more than 100 short documentaries, commercials, educational videos, and the feature documentary, STUMPED. Her projects have garnered multiple awards and honors, and have been exhibited at top international film festivals, the British Film Institute, on PBS, and as part of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation’s Science on Screen series. Robin is a recipient of grants from LEF Foundation, Austin Film Society, Frameline and Women in Film Dallas. She serves as a film envoy for American Film Showcase, a cultural diplomacy program produced by the U.S. Department of State and USC School of Cinematic Arts. Robin regularly serves as a keynote speaker, distinguished lecturer, juror, moderator and panelist for film festivals, universities, high schools and organizations. Robin has an interdisciplinary background in science and film. She holds a BA in biology from Boston College, and a MFA in film production from Boston University.