Anna Hoffmann

Festival programmer and film critic Hoffmann studied cultural anthropology and film and theater science at the University of Hamburg. While still a student, she worked with Hamburg’s Metropolis Cinema, and in the late 1980s she received her first festival experience in the programming division of the European Low Budget Film Forum in Hamburg. She has also worked as a freelance film critic, production assistant, and translator. Currently, she is associated with the Berlin International Film Festival, where she is programming coordinator for the Internationales Forum des Jungen Filmes.