Director Film Festival Cologne
Since its inception 30 years ago, the Film Festival Cologne is at the medial pulse of our time. Year by year the festival provides an international perspective and crossmedia discussion of current developments in the world of audio-visual content, film and Internet to the already well-positioned media and digital location NRW.
chairman of the board, Koelnmesse
gamescom, dmexco and photokina are the best calling card and a key location factor for NRW as a film and media region. The Koelnmesse sets the tone with its numerous trade fairs and events for digital media and entertainment and makes a significant contribution to the region's appeal.
Managing Director, International Women's Film Festival Dortmund|Cologne
The media hub of NRW is way ahead of its time. The International Women's Film Festival had already been enjoying wide support here more than 35 years ago as Germany's unique and internationally acknowledged meeting place for women working in the film industry.
Director/Managing Director Grimme-Institut
The Grimme-Institut has been analysing the quality of media for more than five decades - an important contribution to the media hub of NRW. This began with awards and training programmes and is now complemented by research activities on the digital shift.
Head of IFFF Dortmund | Cologne
The films produced and shown in NRW reflect the dynamics of the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region. Films by and with strong women encounter a professional audience at the International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne and
subsequently come into the cinemas – and have being doing so now for over 30 years!