Valerie Haensch

Valerie Haensch was born in 1975 and graduated in Social Anthropology, Visual Anthropology and African Studies from University of Munich, Germany. In 2007 she started teaching Visual Anthropology at University of Bayreuth. This one is her forth film, a 12 months of field research film project in Northern Sudan. On May 2010 she won the award for the best film by German Filmmaker in the XXV Black International Cinema Berlin.