Since 2013 working as production manager at ThurnFilm, also responsible for the areas of material development and campaign conception.
Laura-Johanne Zimmermann first studied "International Development" and "Journalism and Communication Studies" at the University of Vienna. She then studied "Audiovisual and Cinema Studies" at the Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, the Université de Liège and the Universiteit van Amsterdam. Various internships (e.g. ARTE Editorial Documentary Film in Strasbourg, Film Editorial 3Sat, MISCHIEF Films in Vienna) and further education (e.g. International Film Studies Spring School "From intellectual property to grassroots participation" in Italy, International Summer University "Transmedia Storytelling | Culture of Climate Change Communicating for the Future" in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) as well as from 2013 to 2017 work as a freelance editorial assistant in the Department of Science and Education, Deutschlandfunk, Deutschlandradio.