Nathaniel Hansen

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Nathaniel Hansen
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Nathaniel is an Emmy-nominated and Peabody award-winning producer, and an active director, cinematographer, editor, and educator. The Boston Globe has called his feature documentary work “outstanding,” and since 2009, his work has screened at hundreds of film festivals world-wide including Le Deauville Festival du Cinéma Américain, Tribeca, SXSW, Hot Docs, Camden, RiverRun, and Independent Film Festival Boston, in addition to being featured online by sites such as the New York Times, the LA Times, The Atlantic, Vimeo Staff Picks, National Geographic Shorts, Quartz, and PBS. He leads the Visual Storytelling Lab for young media professionals in the Balkans, and is a frequent lecturer and workshop-lead for the US Embassy in Tirana, Albania. His latest work, as co-producer and editor on Rebecca Richman Cohen's feature documentary Weed & Wine, will premiere in 2020.



B.A., BYU-Hawaii
M.F.A., Emerson College

Areas of Expertise

  • Documentary Media
  • Editing
  • Humanities & Cultural Studies
  • Production