Hanna Schenkel

2020 Judge


Film Critic



Short bio

In her day job as a content marketer, Hanna Schenkel helps companies connect with their clients by cutting through jargon and telling authentic, human stories. Her passion for storytelling extends into her freelance career as a film critic, where she is particularly interested in Australian drama and documentaries that explore the complex and wide-ranging socio–political issues we face. Over six years writing for Metro Magazine and Screen Education, Hanna has been privileged to explore diverse works exploring issues surrounding race, sexuality, gender, asylum rights, and mental health among many others.