Masterclass: Anna Sofie Hartmann = Masterclass: Anna Sofie Hartmann = Masterclass: Anna Sofie Hartmann
On Friday (11:00), the protagonist of the last get-together will be the Danish director Anna Sofie Hartmann, who saw her debut film, Limbo, premiere in New Directors five years ago, and will compete this edition in Zabaltegi-Tabakalera with Giraffe following its screening at Locarno.
Anna Sofie Hartmann (Nakskov, Denmark. 1984) studied at the European Film College in Aarhus for eight months. After moving to Berlin, she documented the life and working process at the studio of artist Olafur Eliasson. In 2008 she started studying directing at the DFFB in Berlin. Having made several short films, she premiered her first feature, Limbo (2014) in the New Directors section of the San Sebastian Festival. The film was invited to numerous festivals, including Rotterdam, South by Southwest and Gothenburg, and was nominated for the European Film Academy’s Discovery Award. Giraffe (Zabaltegi-Tabakalera) premiered out of competition at the last Locarno Festival.