Lukas Augustin, 27, is based in Berlin, Germany but works mostly abroad as a filmmaker and journalist. He studied comparative literature and Middle Eastern studies at Bochum university. He lived for several years in Central Asia and the Middle East. His short documentary Afghanistan - Touch down in flight was awarded with the CNN Journalist Award 2013. His first feature length documentary "Unversöhnt" (Unforgiven: Rwanda) was published by NDR public German television. He is presently producing his second feature length documentary "The Hard Places" with Daniel Swinton for PBS.