Hannah Rothfield is a freelance production researcher and designer based in NYC.
Extensive production credits include feature films such as The Kindergarten Teacher, featuring Maggie Gyllenhaal and Gael Garcia Bernal premiering at Sundance in January 2018, as well as Blind, featuring Alec Baldwin and Demi Moore. Most recently, Hannah completed prop mastering the film The Wolf Hour starring Naomi Watts and directed by Alistair Banks Griffin (Two Gates of Sleep). Previously, she worked as a set dresser and costume assistant on Frances Ha written by Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach and directed by Noah Baumbach (The Squid and The Whale, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Madagascar 3) . Combining her love of research and film, Hannah spent two years as researcher, production staff, and set dresser for Emmy-winning-documentary production company Steeplechase Films, on films including Pilgrims and American Ballet Theatre both directed by Ric Burns (Death and the Civil War), as well as Afternoon of a Faun directed by Nancy Buirski (The Loving Story). Hannah also worked as an associate producer on the Peabody Award winning film No le digas a nadie, a documentary for PBS about the struggles of undocumented immigrants, and continues doing research and production design for narratives, music videos, commercials, and web content.