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Filmmaker workshops

By 11. December 2023January 24th, 2024No Comments

As every year, Snowdance offers meeting and discussion points for the independent film scene. In addition to the morning filmmaker breakfast, these are the (free) workshops offered in the Luna cinema or in the Motel One lobby during the second week of the festival.

These workshops are for filmmakers only. Please register by e-mail at

The best crime scene of all time

Duisburg Ruhrort 1981, with Götz George

A workshop with Ulrich Herrmann, Editorial Director Tatort, SWR, and Götz Bolten, Tatort Coordinator, WDR,

on the 85th birthday of Götz George (German).

Monday, 29.01. – 3:00 pm – Luna

Visual effects for indie productions

Too expensive or feasible?

Speaker: Daniel Raboldt, filmmaker (German)

Tuesday, 30.01. – 3:00 pm – Lobby Motel One

Acting guidance for directors

Communication on set – Understanding and being understood when working with actors (German)

Speaker: Beate Maes, actress and coach

Wednesday, 31.01. – 3:00 pm – Lobby Motel One

The future of the Snowdance Independent Film Festival

What are the filmmakers’ wishes?

Moderator: Tom Bohn, Festival Director Snowdance and Director (German/English)

Thursday, 01.02. – 3:00 pm – Lobby Motel One


Indispensable for independent film too

Moderator: Uwe Bünker, Caster (German)

Friday, 02.02. – 14:00 – Lobby Motel One