ifs-film of the week: Spider Jazz

#20yearifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. »Spider Jazz« (2017) from the 5th semester is an animated film by Mick Mahler (director, screenplay, camera, production, editing), Maria Hartig (editing) and Friederike Dörffler (music). The short film was shown at the Festival of German Film in Madrid […]

ifs-film of the week: unbarmherzig

#20jahreifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. »unbarmherzig« (2017) from the 3rd semester of Julia Charakter (direction, screenplay), Christopher Albrodt (production), Maria Hartig (editing, sound design), Mick Mahler (VFX/CGI) and Mikko Beste (VFX/Animation) is the 29th film in the series. The partly animated documentary film was […]

ifs-Showcase at the Film Festival Cologne

On October 2, the ifs internationale filmschule köln invited to the ifs-Showcase at the Film Festival Cologne in the Filmpalast to present current works from their study programs (in German and English). In pitches and teasers students presented selected projects, including series, transmedia and VR projects as well as short films. More impressions can be […]

ifs-film of the week: Beat Beat Heart

#20jahreifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. »Beat Beat Heart« (2016) is the 26th film in the series and graduation film Luise Brinkmann (director, screenplay, production), Olivia Charamsa (production), Mathis Hanspach (camera), Maren Unterbruger (editing, sound design), Christoph Willerscheidt (VFX). The feature film, which is funded […]

Final presentation of the MA Digital Narratives

What will the digital narratives, interactive stories and immersive narrative worlds of the future look like? Eight students from four continents spent two years creatively exploring this question in the Master’s program Digital Narratives. On 25.09. they presented their final projects to the industry in a virtual presentation – including interactive web series and graphic […]

ifs-film of the week: Lost in Hope

#20yearifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. »Lost in Hope« (2016) is the 25th film in the series and graduation film by Aline Hochscheid (director, screenplay), Dennis Colquhon (production), Kyrill Ahlvers (camera), Zoltan M. Geller (editing, sound design). The short film, funded by the Film- und […]

ifs-film of the week: Grummet

#20jahreifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. »Grummet« (2014) is the 24th film in the series and graduation film by Sonja Keßler, now Sonja Paetz (director), Sandra Schröder (screenplay), Jenny Lorenz (production), Christophe Poulles (camera), Leo Hoffmann (Editing), Alexander Jarosch (VFX) and Jannika Eberhardt (VFX). The […]

ifs-film of the week: Bosteri Under The Wheel

#20yearifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. »Bosteri Under The Wheel« (2014), ifs film from the 5th semester, is the 23rd film in the series. The documentary by Levin Hübner (director), Lino Rettinger (producer), Fabian Klein (DoP) and Jascha Viehl (editing & sound design) won the […]

ifs-film of the week: The Rifle

#20jahreifs Anlässlich ihres 20-jährigen Bestehens stellt die ifs jede Woche dienstags einen #ifsfilmderwoche online vor. »The Rifle« (2014) is the 18th film in the series and graduation film by Florian Ross (director), Finn Christoph Stroeks (screenplay), Annik Roecker (producer), Florian Pley (camera) and Felix Meyer (editing) from the 5th year of the bachelor’s programme in […]

MA Serial Storytelling Writers’ Room 2020

Done! Last week the Writers’ Room ended for the students of the international Master’s programme Serial Storytelling – under the direction of Ulrike Molsen (German track) and Keith Cunningham (international track) the students developed three drama series projects. More impressions here.

ifs-film of the week: Look Somewhere Else

#20jahreifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. »Look Somewhere Else« (2012) is the 17th film in the series. The short fiction film is the graduation film of Charlotte Rolfes (director), Anna Jungemann (producer) and Jakob Jendryka from the 4th year of the bachelor’s programme in film. […]

Start of this year’s »Summer School Screenwriting«

Today starts the ifs’ »Summer School Screenwriting« with Keith Cunningham and author and co-teacher Alexander Daus started. In this three-week intensive course, the 10 participants study essential creative, formal, and industry-specific basics of screenwriting in a combination of theory and practice. More impressions here.