European Showrunner Programme

Recap European Showrunner Training Module 1

On June 1, the European Showrunner Training started with the first module in Cologne. After a short welcome, the experienced showrunner Jeff Melvoin (»Killing Eve«, »Designated Survivor«), co-founder of the Writers’ Guild of America’s »Showrunner Training«, spoke about the US-origins of the showrunner approach and »The Showrunner Skills Set«, before entering into a vivid discussion […]

CIVIS Award für ifs-Studentin

Congratulations: Two CIVIS Video Awards for ifs student and alumnus

March 6, 2022: At today’s CIVIS Media Award ceremony, the social media format »Meine Narbe: Martin war Häftling in einem syrischen Foltergefängnis« has been awarded the CIVIS Video Award in the category Social Media Format. Fitore Muzaqi, filmmaker and ifs student in the MA Serial Storytelling, is largely responsible for the award-winning project as director […]

Solidarität Ukraine


#standwithukraine The war in Ukraine continues to escalate. The ifs is still stunned and appalled by Russia’s military attack on the sovereign state of Ukraine. Our thoughts are with the Ukrainian people and especially with our students and graduates from Ukraine. The ifs would like to give Ukrainian film students the opportunity to participate in […]

Berlinale 2022

World premieres from ifs professor and alumni at the Berlinale

  • ifs alumni in the Generation Kplus competition with »Louis I., King of the Sheep«
  • ifs professor André Bendocchi-Alves responsible for sound design of »Der Passfälscher« in the Berlinale Special Gala series
  • series project »The Report« by ifs alumnus at the Berlinale Co-Production Market
ICABU Cave by Daniela Frank

Icabu – VR Mixed Reality Experience

Icabu – VR Mixed Reality Experience Germany 2021 | MA 3D Animation for Film & Games Icabu is a mixed reality experience in VR played with real drums as controllers. With the help of these drums, the players are supposed to rhythmically bring the threatened ecosystems of this world back into balance. The team »Diving […]