Welcome! On Aschermittwoch the GEECT Twin Conference “Embracing Diversity in European Film Schools” started at the ifs. After an interesting first part of the conference in Amsterdam at the Netherlands Film Academy in January, the participants* were welcomed yesterday in Cologne. They started directly with a guided district tour through Köln Mülheim and a first workshop in the ifs. Later, the participants of the conference and guests were discussed at the Welcome Event with Domblick in the Rheinterrassen Cologne. The speakers were Simone Stewens, Managing Director of ifs, Lene ter Haar, Cultural Officer of the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and Andreas Wolter, Mayor of Cologne.
Photos: Heiko Specht, ifs
Find here the link to the video.