About Us

We're an independent film production company that has been making both documentaries and feature films for more than 20 years. Our mission is to create stories that enrich an understanding of the human experience.

Who is Ladylike films?

Linda Goldstein Knowlton (Producer/Director)

Linda Goldstein Knowlton is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker, working in both documentary and scripted feature films, as well as in television. For her most recent film, Goldstein Knowlton directed and produced WOMEN AND HOLLYWOOD, one of the six, one-hour documentaries for the Emmy-nominated PBS MAKERS: Women Who Make America series. Prior to that, she produced CODE BLACK, Best Documentary winner at LA Film Festival and the Hamptons International Film Festival, and the basis for the new CBS one-hour drama of the same name. Previously she directed and produced SOMEWHERE BETWEEN, which won the Sundance Channel Audience Award at the Hot Docs Film Festival, and was released theatrically in over 80 cities across the US. The film was chosen as one of 10 films for the 2012 Sundance Film Forward: Advancing Cultural Dialogue program. For her directorial debut, Linda co-directed THE WORLD ACCORDING TO SESAME STREET, which debuted at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival in completion and aired nationally on PBS. Linda started her career producing feature films, including the award-winning WHALE RIDER and THE SHIPPING NEWS.

Katie Flint (Producer/Editor)

After a quick stint in Hollywood on several features and a bloody Quentin Tarantino film, Katie Flint made the leap over to documentary by working with the award winning editor Kate Amend on The World According to Sesame Street which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2006. She went on to edit Linda Goldstein Knowlton's, Somewhere Between, N.C. Heikin's Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story as well as contributed to Jonathan Demme’s, Jimmy Carter: Man From Plains, Michéle Ohayon’s, Steal A Pencil For Me, PBS' Makers: Women in Hollywood, Daryl Hannah's dhlovelife webseries, and Charlie Annenberg's Arctic: Change at the Top of the World. In addition to editing, she assisted filmmakers at the Sundance Documentary Edit and Story Labs in 2008 and 2009. Currently, Katie is producing and editing the documentary Radical Brownies about an Oakland based group that empowers young girls of color to step into their collective power, brilliance and leadership to make the world a more radical place. She lives in Petaluma California with her husband Ben and a fat cat named Cactapuss.


Martin Dillard