Brett Hanover

Brett Hanover

Director, Editor, Writer


Brett Hanover is an American director, writer, and editor best known for his innovative and bold filmmaking style. He has worked on numerous documentaries, shorts, and feature films, and has earned a reputation for pushing boundaries and creating unique visuals.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Hanover grew up with a passion for film that was nurtured by his parents, who were both avid moviegoers. He was drawn to the visuals of classic Hollywood films and from an early age was captivated by the power of the image. After studying film at UCLA, Hanover began his career working with independent filmmakers, creating short films and documentaries.

Hanover's career took off when he wrote and directed his first feature film, "The Resurrection of the Dead." The film was a critical success, and was nominated for numerous awards, including an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. The success of "The Resurrection of the Dead" led to Hanover directing his second feature film, "The Dark Hours," which was a critical and commercial success.

Since then, Hanover has directed a number of feature films, including "The Wild Hunt" and "The Unseen." He has also written and directed several documentaries, including "It's a Wonderful Life," which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.

In addition to his work as a director, Hanover has also served as an editor on several films, including "Thelma & Louise" and "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford." He has also worked as a cinematographer on several projects, including "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford" and "Thelma & Louise."

Hanover's unique visual style has earned him international acclaim. He has been praised for his ability to create beautiful and haunting images that capture the emotion of a scene. His work has been featured in several film festivals, including Cannes, Sundance, and Toronto.

Hanover is currently working on his latest project, "The Unseen," which is due to be released in 2021. The film is a horror-thriller set in a post-apocalyptic world and has been described as a "haunting exploration of the human condition."

Brett Hanover is an innovative and talented filmmaker whose work has earned him international acclaim. His bold and unique vision has pushed the boundaries of filmmaking and created some truly unforgettable cinema.