Award for Weijia Ma at DOK Leipzig

02.11.2020

The documentary animation film, a Chinese-French co-production, deals with China’s one-child policy from the perspective of two young girls and thus has a very personal connection to the filmmaker’s history.

Screenshot aus dem DOK Leipzig-Interview

DOK Leipzig is an annual festival for documentaries and animations that celebrates film and promotes debate. For over 60 years, the festival focuses on the values of peace, tolerance, human dignity and freedom of expression, along with a strong, individual artistic signature of the filmmakers.

The Silver Dove in the newly introduced “Golden Section” Competition for the Audience Award Short Documentary and Animated Film comes with 1,500 euros in prize money, was donated by the Leipziger Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Filmkunst e. V.

19.09.2022

Prof. Mario Doulis visits Japanese universities

During his stay in Japan our New Media Professor Mario Doulis visited Prof. Dr. Yoshifumi Kitamura at his Interactive Content Design Lab at the Research Institute of Electrical Communication (RIEC)...

12.09.2022

Support for Students from Ukraine, Russia and Belarus

The Baden-Württemberg-STIPENDIUM is a program of the Baden-Württemberg Foundation to promote the international exchange of qualified German and foreign students (outgoing and incoming). Due to the war in Ukraine, the...

09.09.2022

Anja Weber will become Professor of Photography at the Merz Akademie

Renowned photographer Anja Weber will take over the professorship for photography in the Visual Communication program in the winter semester of 2022/23. For her, critical thinking and the understanding of...

21.07.2022

Impressions: Summer Party 2022

Congratulations, dear Master and Bachelor graduates! Finally, exhibition again! On July 16, 2022, the doors of the Merz Akademie were open to all interested parties. Our graduates and students showed...