»Kalt Küssen« nominated for Blaue Blume Award

»Kalt küssen« (R: L. Brinkmann, B: M. Lippemeier, P: N. Lehmbruck, K: M. Hanspach, S/SD: O. Molchanova), short film from the 4th semester, is one of 9 films in the competition for the Blaue Blume Award 2016 for the best romantic short film.

dPV Charity Video Awards for ifs students and a graduate

Great pleasure at the award ceremony of the dPV Charity Video Award 2015 of the Deutsche Parkinson Vereinigung e.V.: All three prizes went to students and a graduate of ifs. The ifs students Christopher Albrodt, Tim Hennig, Cem Aykan Karayakas and Maria Hartig were delighted to receive the first prize endowed with 5,000 euros. With […]

Master’s Project: 404 Not Found

404 Not Found Master’s Project 2015 – MA Serial Storytelling by Peter Furrer Genre: Comedy Format: 30 min. episodes / 8 episodes per season Tagline »We’re all addicted. Learn to cope.« Synopsis Pizza boxes, pee-bottles, cables everywhere. But as long as Jonah, 27, can still see the cat-gifs and YouTube videos on his screens, he’s […]

Master’s Project: CyberComa

CyberComa Master’s Project 2015 – MA Serial Storytelling by Jude Akwetey Genre: Sci-Fi (Animation) Format: 30 min. internet episodes Tagline »Knowing the Unknown.« Synopsis Gaming has always been Victoria’s main escape from the troubles and complications in life. Especially from people. She hates being around people. But when her consciousness is pulled out and trapped […]

Master’s Project: MBA – Men Before Adulthood

MBA – Men Before Adulthood Master’s Project 2015 – MA Serial Storytelling by Mats Frey  Genre: Comedy Format: 30 min. episodes / 12 episodes per season Tagline »The show that gives Generation Y a voice – Even though it’s still hoarse from last night.« Synopsis »MBA« is a half hour ensemble-comedy single-camera TV series. The […]

Master’s Project: Auf Asche

Auf Asche Master’s Project 2015 – MA Serial Storytelling by David Gruber Genre: Period Drama Format: 45 min. episodes / 8 episodes per season Tagline »When the war is over, another battle begins.« Synopsis Munich, August 1945, three months after WWII has come to an end. The lack of basic goods like food leads to […]

Master’s Project: The Queen of Hearts

The Queen of Hearts Master’s Project 2015 – MA Serial Storytelling by Juliana Lima Dehne Genre: Political Period Drama Tagline »Men are born with a position. Women fight for it.« Synopsis Based on the true story of Luise von Mecklenburg-Strelitz who married King Friedrich Wilhelm III at 17, »The Queen of Hearts« revolves around Queen […]

Master’s Project: Positive

Positive Master’s Project 2015 – MA Serial Storytelling by Elina Gakou-Gomba Genre: Drama Tagline »Not exactly the end of the world.« Synopsis It’s 2015 in Paris, you’re a foreigner and you’re HIV positive. You’re also a parent, an attractive lover, or a great roommate. But you’re contagious, struggling to balance your need of intimacy and […]

Master’s Project: DOG

DOG Master’s Project 2015 – MA Serial Storytelling by Corinne Le Hong Genre: Dark Comedy Tagline »Life’s a bitch.« Synopsis Lately, Bert Bruch, 45, sausage mogul, understands animals. However things are pear-shaped in his life. »Berts Wurstwunderland« – his global sausage factory – is struggling. This forces him to star in the reality soap »Secret […]

Master’s Project: Believe

Believe Master’s Project 2015 – MA Serial Storytelling by Krisi Olivero Genre: Fantasy Thriller Format: 45 min. episodes / 8 episodes per season Tagline It’s unbelievable what could happen, if only you’d believe. Synopsis Brayden, Charlie and Tonka, siblings and skilled illusionists, perform feats that amaze audiences around the globe, but when Tonka discovers that […]

Group Project: The Waiting Area

The Waiting Area Joint Project 2015 of the MA Serial Storytelling at the ifs internationale filmschule köln by Jude Akwetey, Elina Gakou-Gomba, Peter Furrer, Mats Frey, Juliana Lima Dehne Genre: Comedy »Semester 1 – Webseries Project« The MA program began with a cold opening: the students developed two web series collaboratively. And even though the […]