Terrible Creek Productions, LLC


New Orleans, LA + Mississippi


Hanna Lane Miller is a documentary filmmaker from Collins, Mississippi.

Hanna has partnered with the New York Times, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, Ford Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Rolling Stone, POV, Independent Lens, and more. Her Op-Doc We Became Fragments was considered for an Oscar nomination, received an IDA nomination, and won Best Documentary at LA International Shorts Film Festival. In 2020, Hanna won the Best Cinematography Award at Georgia Shorts Film Festival for her camera work, and in 2021, Hanna won an Edward R. Murrow Award in the news documentary category for her editing work. She is currently working on her first feature documentary film, a film supported by the Bay Area Video Coalition's MediaMaker Fellowship, the Mississippi Arts Commission, and more.

In 2013, Hanna graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Summa Cum Laude from Sewanee: The University of the South, where she earned degrees in Russian, American Studies, and Women's Studies. After a Fulbright year in Russia, Hanna worked in TV Production at Mississippi Public Broadcasting before then enrolling at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism.