Andreas Hartmann (born in 1983) is a Berlin-based documentary filmmaker, cinematographer and visual artist. He graduated from the Film and Television Academy (HFF) “Konrad Wolf” Potsdam-Babelsberg in 2011. His work was screened and exhibited at many international film festivals and museums, e.g. Warsaw, São Paulo, Berlinale, Cinéma du Réel Centre Pompidou Paris, Festival dei Popoli Florence, Eye Filmmuseum Amsterdam, Danish Film Institute, Musée national des arts asiatiques Guimet Paris, Tokyo Arts and Space. In 2014 he was Artist-in-residence at the Goethe-Institut Villa Kamogawa in Kyoto, Japan. In 2017 he was nominated for the prestigious German TV award “Grimme-Preis” and received the “Gerd Ruge Grant”. His third feature-length documentary “A Free Man” received the “Busan Cinephile Award” for the Best World Documentary at the 22nd BUSAN International Film Festival and was screened at the 60th DOK Leipzig Film Festival. In 2018 he was Artist-in-residence in the Tokyo Arts and Space International Creator Residency Program.