Lucas Frye Lucas Frye studied media science (B.A. and M.A.) and business administration (B.A.) at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum. In 2020 he completed his Master’s degree with a thesis on the relationship between humour and documentary film. His areas of interest include film history, aesthetics & theory and digital image aesthetics. During his studies he worked… Continue reading Lucas



Katrin Springer Katrin Springer studied Film & Theatre Science and Russian Science. She graduated as a Media Consultant. Since 1988 she has worked as assistant director, line producer, post-production coordinator, production consultant and producer for national and international film productions. In 2009 she founded her own production company, Filmkantine. She has produced award-winning documentaries which… Continue reading Katrin



Arran Ridley Arran’s research deals predominantly with understanding data visualization and its effectiveness in the public sphere. Now in the final stages of his PhD through the University of Leeds within the School of Media and Communication, Arran has built a firm foundation of knowledge with an MA in Digital Media and Culture at the… Continue reading Arran



Tatiana Brandrup As a visiting professor at Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF Tatiana is researching forms of making the apartment of Russian director Sergei Eisenstein accessible in VR as part of the Collisions project. Her artistic research focuses on the creative use of VR and on multimedia storytelling in documentary. She studied social anthropology and… Continue reading Tatiana


Marian Dörk Marian is a research professor for Information Visualization & Management at the Urban Futures Institute of the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam. He offers courses for students enrolled in interface design, urban futures, and the information sciences. Together with Prof. Boris Müller, he heads the UCLAB, a visualization research group situated between design,… Continue reading Marian



Anna Eschenbacher Anna Eschenbacher is a visual artist and creative coder based in Berlin. She completed her bachelor studies in Audiovisual Media at Media University Stuttgart in 2019 with a focus on film, photography, interactive media, and visual effects. Besides studying, she regularly works as a freelance floor manager for ZDF Sport. Additionally, she completed… Continue reading Anna