Bettina Braun was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1969. She is the director of several award-winning documentaries for both television and cinema. Bettina Braun also teaches filmmaking in many professional and academic workshops in Germany and abroad. She is a founding member of LaDOC-Women Filmmakers‘ Network, Cologne. Her latest award is „Grimme Award Spezial“ - Category Non-Fiction for her film-trilogy: “Whatz up?”, “What you want“ and “Where do you stand?“ (2013).
In Indonesia, she was mentoring the production workshop of three documentaries for children, while in Manila she has taught several production workshops with the Goethe Institut. Bettina Braun lives in Cologne, Germany.