BA Film | Screenwriting

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Keith Cunningham

Lecturers
Lecturers
Writer, Script Consultant, and Screenwriting Trainer (»The Soul of Screenwriting«), USA
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Alexander Daus

Lecturers
Lecturers
Screenwriter, freelance dramaturge
Christof Düro
© Christof Düro

Christof Düro

Lecturers
Lecturers
Actor, learning teacher and communication consultant
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Elmar Freels

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Screenwriter, Producer, Headwriter, Director, Lecturer
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Sonja Heiss

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Lecturers
Director, screenwriter and author
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© Christian Eller

Karin Kaçi

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Screenwriter and dramaturge
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© ©Sandra Buschow - sanstories.com

Ira Tondowski

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Author, producer and director

BA Film | Editing Picture & Sound

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© Richard Lee

Paul Davies

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Supervising Sound Editor and Sound Designer

BA Film | Director of Photography

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© Belinda Sauer

Jo Heim

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Image creator

BA Film | Creative Producing

BA Film | Directing

Niva Ehrlich

Niva Ehrlich

BA Film | Directing

Alumni
Director (a. o. SPARE PARTS)
Marie Kaub
© Jennifer Fey

Marie Kaub

Lecturers
Speaker, Consultant, Deputy Chairwoman of the WDR Broadcasting Council
Alexander Nanau
© Alex Galmeanu

Alexander Nanau

Lecturers
Director, cinematographer, screenwriter and documentary filmmaker
Corinna Nilson
© Lucy Nilson

Corinna Nilson

Lecturers
Lecturers
Actress and lecturer for directing and acting

BA Film | Production Design

BA Film | VFX & Animation

Christof Düro
© Christof Düro

Christof Düro

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Lecturers
Actor, learning teacher and communication consultant
Waldemar Fast
© Waldemar Fast

Waldemar Fast

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Character Animator, Animation Director
Yannik Heß
© Yannik Heß

Yannik Heß

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Head of VFX at Outside the Club

Suryanshu Rai
© Suryanshu Rai

Suryanshu Rai

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Founder, Black and Code Visual communication | Visiting Lecturer, TH Köln and Internationale Filmschule Köln | Full Stack Developer
Min Tesch
© Min Tesch

Min Tesch

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VFX Artist / VFX Supervisor
Maja Weber
© Maja Weber

Maja Weber

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Animator, 3D-Modeller & Lecturer

MA Digital Narratives

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Maren Demant

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CEO Invisible Room & Digital Designer / XR Designer

MA Entertainment Producing

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Michael Gaul

Lecturers
Head of Legal & Business Affairs, Banijay Germany
Rene Jamm

René Jamm

Lecturers
Managing Director, Warner Bros. International TV Production Germany
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© ITV Studios / Stefan Gregorowius

Christiane Ruff

Lecturers
Managing Director, ITV Studios Germany
Sven Steffensmeier
© Sven Steffensmeier

Sven Steffensmeier

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Executive Director, EndemolShine Germany & Member of the Endemol Shine Germany Management Board

MA Film

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© Coline Cisar

Jana Cisar

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Independent film producer and production manager
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© Ciro Cappellari

Sarah Lewis

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Cultural Producer, Teacher and Performance Artist
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Nancy Rivas

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Script Supervisor, Assistant Director and Director
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© schueppel-films/P.Morosan

Uli Schueppel

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Filmemacher & Medienkünstler

MA Serial Storytelling

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© Karen Sayre for Eikon Photography

Morgan Gendel

Lecturers
Writer and Producer (»Star Trek: The Next Generation«, »The 100«), USA
Laurie Hutzler, Dozentin im MA Serial Storytelling der ifs
© privat

Laurie Hutzler

Lecturers
Story Consultant / Story Advisor (»The Book of Elah«, »Tsotsi«, »Die Fälscher«) and Screenwriting Teacher (»The Emotional Toolbox«), USA
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Nicola Lusuardi

Lecturers
Writer, Script Consultant, Story Editor and TV-Supervisor (»Gomorrah«, »The Young Pope«), Italy
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© ifs

Richard Manning

MA Serial Storytelling

Lecturers
Television writer and producer (e.g. »Farscape«, »When Calls the Heart«, »TekWar«)
Alkioni Valsari
© Alkioni Valsari

Alkioni Valsari

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Summer School Screenwriting

Lecturers
Writer and Script Consultant, Germany / Greece

European Showrunner Programme

Lisa Ambjörn

Lisa Ambjörn

European Showrunner Programme

Alumni
Lecturers
Writer | »Young Royals«, »Sick (Sjukt)«
Uta Briesewitz European Showrunner Training

Uta Briesewitz

Lecturers
Cinematographer, Director (»The Wire«, »Stranger Things«, »Westworld«), USA / Germany
Jantje Friese, European Showrunner Programme, ifs
© private

Jantje Friese

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Showrunner, Executive Producer, Headwriter (»1899«, »DARK«). Germany
Francesca Gardiner, European Showrunner Programme, ifs
© private

Francesca Gardiner

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Writer, Executive Producer (»Succession«, »Killing Eve«), USA/UK
Clementine Gayet European Showrunner Programme

Clementine Gayet

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Creative Executive – French Original Series at Netflix, France
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Jeppe Gjervig Gram

Lecturers
Writer and Showrunner (»Borgen«, »Follow the Money«), Denmark
Head of Programme European Showrunner Programme
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Matthew Hastings

Lecturers
Showrunner, Executive Producer, Director (»Fallen«, »The Handmaid’s Tale«), USA / UK
Gabór Krigler European Showrunner Programm filmschule köln

Gabór Krigler

Lecturers
Writer, Producer and Showrunner (»Aranyélet/Easy Living«, »In Treatment«), Hungary
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© Martha Hartnett Melvoin

Jeff Melvoin

Lecturers
Writer and Showrunner (»Northern Exposure«, »Designated Survivor«, »Killing Eve«), USA
Sanne Nuyens

Sanne Nuyens

European Showrunner Programme

Alumni
Lecturers
Writer & Creator | »Hotel Beau Séjour«, »The Twelve«
Barbara Petronio, European Showrunner Programme, ifs
© private

Barbara Petronio

Lecturers
Writer, Executive Producer, Showrunner (»Suburra«), Italy
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© Apple TV+

Nichelle Tramble Spelman

Lecturers
Executive Producer (»Truth be Told«, Writer and Co-Executive Producer »The Good Wife«), USA
Lehrende_Marianne Wendt (c) Clara Marnette_ifsköln_filmschule
© Clara Marnette

Marianne Wendt

Lecturers
Writer and Showrunner (»Wer Wir Sind«, »Neumatt / New Heights«), Germany

KI as Staffwriter

Taç Romey
© Taç Romey

Taç Romey

KI als Staffwriter

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Author, producer and series professor
Markus Walsch
© Markus Walsch

Markus Walsch

KI als Staffwriter

Lecturers
Cross-media maker and screenwriter

Masterclass Non-Fiction

Helga Binder
© privat

Helga Binder

Lecturers
Deputy Head of Funding at "Film- und Medienstiftung NRW
Christiane Hinz
© privat

Christiane Hinz

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Head of the "Society and Documentation" program group at "WDR
Gregor Streiber
© privat

Gregor Streiber

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Producer and author »werwiewas Filmproduktion« (Berlin)

Drama

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© Antje Malik-Bünker

Uwe Bünker

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Casting Director and owner of Bünker Casting GbR
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Sonja Heiss

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Lecturers
Director, screenwriter and author
Corinna Nilson
© Lucy Nilson

Corinna Nilson

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Lecturers
Actress and lecturer for directing and acting

Masterclass Comedy

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© Joshua Hoffmann

Joy Chun

Lecturers
Creator & CEO at QOLABO GmbH
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Stefan Müller

Lecturers
Author of comedy, non-fiction and novels, including "Allerseele".
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© Ralf Wiemer

Thomas Rogel

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Concept developer and founder of Rogel.tv
Jochen Voß
© Robert Wilde

Jochen Voß

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Founder and Managing Director, Next Step Next GmbH & Cojoking Space

Summer School Screenwriting

Foto Keith Cunningham
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Keith Cunningham

Lecturers
Lecturers
Writer, Script Consultant, and Screenwriting Trainer (»The Soul of Screenwriting«), USA
Alkioni Valsari
© Alkioni Valsari

Alkioni Valsari

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Summer School Screenwriting

Lecturers
Writer and Script Consultant, Germany / Greece

Summer School Screenwriting Junior

Julia Charakter
© Melanie Waelde

Julia Charakter

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Author (a. o. ALJOSCHA UND DAS FEUER, UNBARMHERZIG)
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© Engin Kundag

Alexander Daus

Lecturers
Lecturers
Screenwriter, freelance dramaturge

Writer's Workshop: Finding the Story Inside Yourself