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11. December 2018
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THE SPLIT – Diversifying Casts

Diversifying Casts To See More Today‘s aricle is about promoting diversity on-screen, NEROPA, the ethnically diverse cast of the British divorce law miniseries THE SPLIT (BBC, 2018) and my colleagues Fiona Rodrigo, James Krishna Floyd and Samir Fuchs. Diversity, Reality, … Continue reading

15. November 2018
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Two German Series: BABYLON BERLIN and CLASH OF THE FUTURES

This text is about two German TV series, set between the two world wars in Germany and other parts of Europe. Unfortunately I haven’t done the English version yet but hope to do so soon, at the latest when the … Continue reading

28. June 2018
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Germany’s Top Cop Drama TATORT – #2v6pN

Germany’s Top Cop Drama TATORT on and off-screen 2011 to 2018 The women directors lobby group Pro Quote Regie – who have since then expanded and are now Pro Quote Film, covering some 10 departments – had been campaigning for … Continue reading

4. June 2018
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Let’s Talk about the Inclusion Rider

“I have two words to leave with you tonight, ladies and gentlemen: Inclusion Rider.” Frances McDormand, US-American Actress, Academy Awards March 2018 A Best Actress‘s Acceptance Speech Who Invented it? Dr. Stacy L. Smith A Good Idea Using the G20 … Continue reading

28. November 2017
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Was Hänschen lernt… – Teach an Old Dog Tricks!

English Version follows German. Es gibt ein altes Sprichwort „Was Hänschen nicht lernt, lernt Hans nimmermehr.“ Nun können wir natürlich darüber sprechen, wie viel schwieriger es ist, eine Fremdsprache im Alter zu erlernen, das Spielen eines Musikinstruments oder die Grundbegriffe … Continue reading

6. November 2017
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NEROPA during Script Development

The Initial Question The NEROPA-Lights Write first, decide later Is that really necessary? German Film Funding November 17 Epilogue: Ships that Pass in the Night The Initial Question Every now then I get asked if script writers can also work … Continue reading

18. September 2017
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Filmgewerke – 2017 – Film Professions

English Version follows German. Im Juni 2014 hatte ich über 32 Teampositionen am Filmset hinter der Kamera und 2 Positionen vor der Kamera geschrieben und dazu die entsprechenden Datenbankeinträge von Crew United ausgewertet (Film: Frauengewerke, Männergewerke?). Heute gibt es eine … Continue reading

26. July 2017
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2 Interviews

  Letzte Woche wurde ich gleich zweimal interviewt: / Last week I was interviewed twice: Cecilia Johnson-Ferguson vom EWAWOMEN Netzwerk befragte mich (auf Englisch) zu meinem Besetzungstool NEROPA, und Yvonne de Andrés vom Aviva Berlin Online Magazin sprach mit mir … Continue reading

2. February 2017
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STAR WARS – Empiricism Strikes Back

Today’s text is about two Star Wars films and their casts, the first, which premiered as STAR WARS in 1977 (and received the subtitle „“Episode IV – A NEW HOPE“ in 1981) and the so far last, episode VII – … Continue reading

6. January 2017
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Methodik: Schäfchen Zählen ist leicht – Methodology: And Dream of Sheep

English Version follows German. Letzten Monat war ich auf Einladung von Prof. Dr. Elizabeth Prommer (Institut für Medienforschung an der Philosophischen Fakultät der Universität Rostock) im Forschungskolloquium im MA-Studiengang Kommunikations- und Medienwissenschaft, um über meine SchspIN-Arbeit zur Situation vor der … Continue reading