Practice-oriented professional training for media professionals in film, TV and entertainment
We offer a wide range of professional training opportunities for German and international media professionals in film, TV and entertainment: from compact seminars and workshops to programs lasting several months, in presence, online or hybrid.
In the in-service programs, participants receive everything they need for their future work: cutting-edge expertise and experience from recognized industry professionals, as well as space for exchange and networking. With our flexible portfolio, we are constantly realigning ourselves with current developments in the audiovisual media industry.
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German- & English-language cooperation offers
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Call for Applications
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