Katrin Dorner

Full-time instructor in the Editing program – Conflict resolution officer / mediator

1Room R 4412Tel: +49 331 6202 366Send an E-Mail


  • Practice of artistic editing
  • Communication and conflict resolution

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Practice of artistic editing
  • Supervision of artistic projects
  •  Team communication
  • Conflict resolution

Short Biography

Following her Abitur, Katrin Dornerpursued an M.A. degree in Theater Studies, Journalism, and Italian Studies at Freie Universität Berlinand simultaneously worked as a script and continuity supervisor for film and television. In 1993, she changed to HFF Konrad Wolf to study Editing and completed the program with a Diplom degree. Afterwards, she worked as a freelance editor and editing instructor for several years. Dornerhas been a full-time instructor at Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF since 2006. In 2011, she received advanced training as a mediator and has been the university's conflict resolution officer since 2012. 

Selected Filmography (as Editor) 

Since 2006:

  • 6 portraits for the multimedia exhibition "Land-Frauen-Welten". Produced by HFF Konrad Wolf (DE 2007)
  • "Sei wie ich will". Feature film. Directed by Christian vonCastelberg. Produced by HFF Konrad Wolf (DE 2010)  
  • "Lost Generation". Documentary film. Directed by Silke Kaiser. Produced by HFF Konrad Wolf (DE 2010)

Nominated for the German Human Rights Film Award (2012)

International Documentary Film Festival Tranzyt, Poznan (2010)

Festival International du Film des Droits de l`Homme(2011) 

Toulouse International Film Festival on Human Rights (2012)

Image Santé, Liegé (2012)

  • "One Fine Line". Documentary film. Directed by Jo-Anne Velin. Produced by Velinraconte. (DE/CA 2013)

DOK Leipzig, German Documentary Competition (2013)

Selected Further Activities

  • Deputy Chairwoman of the Faculty Council (Faculty II)
  • Member of the University Senate (non-professorial teaching staff)
  • Inspector of the Voluntary Self-Regulation of Television Association (FSF) since 2008
  • Mediator since 2011. Member of the Pool of Mediators of the Brandenburg State Administration