Katalin Hanappi is an independent Vienna-based film director. She started working for television at the age of thirteen as the anchor of a Youth News format on the Austrian National Broadcast. Katalin directed over 2 dozen film projects for Broadcast and Cinema, most of them in the documentary genre. Her work has taken her across Africa, Oceania, the Americas and Europe. In 2015 she received the Austrian „Best 30 under 30“ journalism award.