Nancy Brandt was born in 1979 in Halle/Saale. She studied Media Technology in Leipzig from 1998-2004, worked as a freelance photographer and founded 3 Kamele Filmproduktion in Leipzig in 2002. Since 2005, she has been studying Documentary Film at the Academy of Television & Film Munich (HFF/M). Her films include: the short documentaries What to drink? (2003) and In a Good Position. (Die gute Lage., 2006).