ifs-film of the week: The magic cape

  #20jahreifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. »The magic cape« (2009) by Claudia Reinhard (Director, Screenplay), Robin Eichelsheimer (Screenplay) and Philipp Lutz (Production) from the 3rd year of the bachelor’s program in film is the 14th film in the series. The short feature film was […]

ifs-film of the week: Kriegerstock

#20jahreifs On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, the ifs presents a #ifsfilmderwoche online every Tuesday. The graduation film »Kriegerstock« (2009) by Joseph Lippok (Director), Nathan Raimann (Screenplay) and Tobias Leveringhaus (Production) from the 3rd cohort is the 13th in the series. The short feature film was made in co-production with Bayerischer Rundfunk and was […]

Application period starts: Masterclass Non-Fiction

From now on interested documentary filmmakers can apply for the Masterclass Non-Fiction at the ifs. The Masterclass is an in-service training course consisting of 11 weekend modules of 32 teaching days and a four-day congress module. Application deadline: 30 September 2020 Programme start: 13 November 2020 Programme duration: November 2020 – November 2021 Here you […]

#noracism

»The death of George Floyd affects us all – and is only the tip of the iceberg. At the weekend, Cologne set an impressive example against racism. We would like to join this: There is no place for racism at the ifs. We also stand up for diversity and equal treatment in our structures and […]

»Sheep Detective« Animation by Timo Stampa

»Sheep Detective« Animation by Timo Stampa Breakdown Germany 2019 | 0:17 min. | MA 3D Animation for Film & Games MA 3D student Timo Stampa animated the character for »Sheep Detective«, the final project of MA Serial Storytelling graduate and author Michel Kiwic. VFX & 3D Animation: Timo Stampa Idee: Michel Kiwic More about Timo […]

»Bad Banks« in the MA Serial Storytelling

We are pleased to be able to welcome smaller groups of students to attendance events at the ifs again from this week on, in individual cases and in compliance with the hygiene protection measures. Today and on Friday, dramaturge and guest lecturer Alkioni Valsari is preparing, together with the students of the MA Serial Storytelling, […]

Breakdown »SCHRANZgeflüster«

  Breakdown »SCHRANZgeflüster« by Justus Maus Breakdown of the project of the 2nd semester Germany 2019 | 01:13 min. | Making-Off Justus Maus, BA student with focus on VFX & Animation, shows how his Breakdown project at ifs is was created. Crew Director: Jan Hendrik Lübbers Screenplay: Alessio Federico Producer: Philip Jakob Malewicz DoP: Ruben […]

Wir sind gescheitert, aber…

  Wir sind gescheitert, aber… Short film project of the ifs internationale filmschule köln | 2nd semester Germany 2020 | 10 min. | Satire In the near future, the climate catastrophe has arrived. Natural disasters threaten to destroy the earth. In the omnipresent chaos, an environmental activist and a miner flee to a laundry service. […]

Breakdown »Wir sind gescheitert, aber«

  Breakdown »Wir sind gescheitert, aber« by Ciara Borgards Breakdown of the project of the 2nd semester Germany 2019 | 0:57 min. | Making-Off Ciara Borgards, BA student with focus on VFX & Animation, shows how her Breakdown project at ifs is developed. Crew Director: Pablo Knote Screenplay: Julian Dohmen Producer: Thomas Kindermann DoP: Jonas […]

Breakdown by Martin Kreienmeier

  Breakdown by Martin Kreienmeier Breakdown of the project of the 1st semester Germany 2019 | 0:34 min. | Making-Off The Carlswerk as a sunken city? VFX-student Martin Kreienmeier lets a deep-sea angler search for fish in a dark underwater landscape in his first semester breakdown … VFX & 3D Animation: Martin Kreienmeier DoP: Jonas […]

Breakdown by Lukas Kuhn

  Breakdown by Lukas Kuhn Breakdown of the project of the 1st semester Germany 2019 | 0:58 min | Making-Off How do you transform the Carlswerk site into a snowy landscape or have a man jump out of an exploding building? VFX student Lukas Kuhn shows in his Breakdown from the 1st semester which visual […]

Breakdown by Carlo Clever

  Breakdown by Carlo Clever Breakdown of the project of the 1st semester Germany 2019 | 0:38 min. | Making-Off A construction crane with gear wheels and smoking chimneys at Carlswerk? VFX student Carlo Clever takes the Schanzenviertel in Cologne-Mülheim back to the 19th century in his Breakdown from the 1st semester. VFX & 3D […]