Deckert Distribution, Germany
Hanne Biermann started her career in media as an apprentice at the renowned German literary publishing house Suhrkamp before deciding to study Media Sciences at Bauhaus University Weimar. Her studies focused on film history and film journalism. After her graduation she moved to Leipzig, worked for an independent cinema and was an intern in the DOK Leipzig programme department in 2015. In March 2019 she joined Deckert Distribution as festival manager. The world sales company is based in Germany and stands for excellent, director-led, award-winning documentary films. Hanne Biermann also works as a freelance film journalist and was a member of the Doc Alliance Award Jury in 2017.