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Gitte Hansen

Gitte Hansen

she/her
Head of Studies
Campus Istanbul

Gitte is a consultant in the international documentary field with focus on development, production, financing and distribution of films with international potential. She is committed mentor for the co-production training-scheme Close-Up and is Head of Studies at Campus Istanbul. Furthermore, she serves at film institutes, organizations and international workshops as mentor, tutor or expert, and she works with filmmakers and production companies as individual consultant or partner with a background as executive producer of more than 20 international documentaries and non-fiction series for First Hand Films in Zürich, where she was deputy director and headed sales and acquisitions for many years. Gitte’s activities include moderating at numerous film festival and market events such as Nordisk Panorama, Visions du Réel, CPH:DOX, FIPADOC and Documentary Campus Masterschool in addition to lecturing, pitch-training and serving in juries and selection committees. Gitte holds a Master of Film & Rhetoric from the University of Copenhagen.