DOCS BY THE SEA. LAB: JULY 11–21, FORUM: AUGUST 18–26
Patrick Hamm

Patrick HammGermany, US

Patrick Hamm is an award-winning filmmaker and founder of Bulldog Agenda GmbH, a Berlin-based production company, with a New York City office currently in formation. A 2018 Berlinale Talents alumnus, he specialises in creative documentary and character-driven issue films. He most recently co-produced the hybrid documentary This Rain Will Never Stop (IDFA, GoEast, a.o.), which follows a Syrian-Ukrainian Red Cross worker as he tries to secure a sustainable future while navigating the human toll of two wars. Patrick is also the producer of Freedom For the Wolf (IDFA, Sheffield DocFest, Slamdance, a.o.), an epic investigation into the global rise of illiberal democracy; and executive producer of Copwatch (Tribeca, a.o.) and Dark Secrets of a Trillion Dollar Island: Garenne (Arte, BBC). Patrick holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from Harvard University and a B.A. in Ethics, Politics & Economics from Yale University. He is based between Brooklyn and Berlin.