In Conversation with Anne Köhncke, Final Cut for Real

Anne Köhncke is the co-founder of Final Cut for Real, two-times Oscar®-nominated, and one of the world’s leading documentary production companies. Their slate includes Joshua Oppenheimer’s The Act of Killing and The Look of Silence, and Pervert Park by Frida & Lasse Barkfors (Antenna 2015). In this talk, Anne will speak about Final Cut for Real’s history, the unique way they work, and its recipe for success. She will share valuable insights into how she selects which directors to work with and the current climate of financing, with a focus on opportunities and funding schemes in the Nordic region.

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