Born in 1976, Luc-Carolin Ziemann is a curator, author and film educator. She studied cultural studies, communication and politics in Hamburg and Leipzig. She has been with DOK Leipzig since 1997 as a curator and is also the head of the DOK Education programme. She has also worked with the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, the Werkleitz Festival, the Galerie für zeitgenössische Kunst und the German Agency for Civic Education. Ms Ziemann received a Master’s in “Cultures of the Curatorial” and organizes her own events. As a film educator, she leads seminars and workshops, writes film brochures and advocates for the use of documentary films in education.