10.05.2020 – CORONOGRAPHY: DOK.fest München

During DOK.fest München 2020 the interactive project CORONOGRAPHY was launched that Michaela Resch also took part in.

CORONOGRAPHY‘s interactive map shows the first wave of films created during the initial weeks of the pandemic, despite all the restrictions. They were made by filmmakers associated with the German documentary associations AG DOK and DOCFILMPOOL e.V.. The interactive map is a platform to make them easily accessible.“

Visit to participate and watch the films!


In March 2020 Michaela Resch became an active member of docfilm42. A Berlin documentary film initiative for independent productions that shine a light on areas neglected by the mainstream. docfilm42 focuses on social diversity and non-conformity: a channel for compelling cinematic stories. Here we bilingually introduce our films and filmmakers.

17.12.2019 – EU-Youth Dialogue: Deutscher Bundesjugendring

Michaela Resch collaborated with the DBJR to create a video about the EU-Youth Dialogue by the European Comission. Young Europeans get into dialogue with EU politicians to make their voices heard in the European policy-shaping process.


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07.11.2019 – FILMCLASS: Alfred-Nobel-Schule

Since November 2019 Michaela Resch supports the filmclass at the Alfred-Nobel-Schule (ISS) in Neukölln. The students learn theory and practice of filmmaking through the support and guidance of professional filmmakers, finalising the school year with their own projects.

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05.11.2019 – MEHR MÄUSE MEHR WERT: 42. Herbsttreffen der Medienfrauen

From 01.-03.11. Michaela Resch visited the HR in Frankfurt for the annual fall meeting of women in Media. It is a three day event full of workshops, discussions and network opportunities by ARD, ZDF, ORF, Deutschlandradio and Deutsche Welle. This year’s motto: Mehr Mäuse? Mehr Wert! Frauen und Geld.

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We’re grateful and delighted to join the discussion together with the fellow filmmaker Alexander Kiefer and present “RE:AW:RE:FW” o 21st of June at the event Fair und gerecht? Kurzfilme zum Thema “Achtung und Respekt”.

Many thanks to cellu l’art and Thüringer Kompetenznetzwerk Gleichstellung for the invitation and opportunity to share perspectives!


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10.05.2019 – MUSEUM NEUKÖLLN: In guten Händen. Handwerk in Neukölln (Sonderausstellung)

In collaboration with the Museum Neukölln, Michaela Resch filmed seven portraits of craftswo*men in Berlin, Neukölln as part of the special exhibition “In guten Händen. Handwerk in Neukölln” (D: Anna Caroline Arndt & Ralph Etter).

The portraits are available to view at the official Website:

The exhibition is running from 11. Mai bis 30. Dezember 2019.

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27.05.2019 – DW WO+MEN: IMPACT

Michaela Resch met with Luiza Folegatti for the Deutsche Welle Facebook-Channel DW Women.

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11.03.2019 – DW WO+MEN @ Berlin Feminist Film Week

A new piece by Michaela Resch for the Deutsche Welle Facebook-Channel DW Women.

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07.02.2019 – PRO QUOTE FILM: #calltoaction

In January Michaela Resch became a member of PRO QUOTE FILM, a political movement for gender equality and a diverse society. “PQF demands more women in front of and behind the camera to make women’s stories, perspectives and cultural outputs visible.”

Please take a moment to check out their great work and official website and support the initiatives #calltoaction at #berlinale!

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25.01.2019 – Teaser: HERZ STICHT

Happy to share the new teaser for Michaela Resch’s recent documentary “HERZ STICHT” (Austria/Germany 2018).

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07.11.2018 – Web Video: PLACE

Do you want to take part in changing the migrant narrative? Check out the new image film by Michaela Resch for PLACE Network.


01.11.2018 – THE SKY IS NOT THE LIMIT: 41. Herbsttreffen der Medienfrauen

From 26.-28.10. Michaela Resch visited the BR in Munich for the annual fall meeting of women in Media. It is a three day event full of workshops, discussions and network opportunites by ARD, ZDF, ORF, Deutschlandradio and Deutsche Welle. This year’s motto: „The Sky is not the Limit” – Inspiration. Intuition. Innovation.


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07.10.2018 – GRADUATION SCREENINGS: Visual and Media Anthropology

Michaela Resch’s new documentary “HERZ STICHT” will be screened at the internal Graduation Film Screenings of the MA Visual and Media Anthropology next week in Berlin.


15.03.2018 – RE:AW:RE:FW at Grenzland-Filmtage Selb

RE:AW:RE:FW has been selected to run in the competition at the 41st Grenzland-Filmtage Selb in April!

Check out the program at the festivals official website:

01.03.2018 – RE:AW:RE:FW at International Shortfilmweek Regensburg

RE:AW:RE:FW will be part of the Special Programme “Shortfilm and School” at the 24th Edition of the Shortfilmweek Regensburg. The programme brings Schools to the Cinema in cooperation with media educators to foster linguistic competences.

Visit the festivals website here: 24th International Shortfilm Week Regensburg

23.11.2017 – DW GLOBAL SOCIETY WEBSERIES: #BerlinGlobals

A new Berlin Global by Michaela Resch for DW Global Society that portrays the charismatic Valerie, a rapper and part of the Schilleria family, a place for empowering girls and young women.

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16.11.2017 – DW GLOBAL SOCIETY WEBSERIES: #BerlinGlobals

Michaela Resch’s new piece for DW Global Society portrays Myra, a musician and the owner of a community oriented shop in Neukölln. Visit Myra at Well Strung Acoustic Boutique and meet this warmhearted community!

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01.11.2017 – RE:AW:RE:FW at Duisburger Filmwoche

We’re very much looking forward to doxs! – dokumentarfilme für kinder und jugendliche at Duisburger Filmwoche next week! RE:AW:RE:FW will be screened there and is also nominated for the GROßE KLAPPE 2017.

SCREENING: 09.11. at 09:15h in Lichtburg Center, Dinslaken.

Please have a look at the festivals official website:


21.09.2017 – DW GLOBAL SOCIETY WEBSERIES: #BerlinGlobals

Another piece of Michaela Resch for DW Global Society: The lovely and talented Anna-Lise Marie Hearn. Thank you for sharing your story!

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We are very happy to announce that RE:AW:RE:FW is nominated for the European filmprize for political child and youth documentaries „GROSSE KLAPPE”!
Many thanks to doxs! – dokumentarfilme für kinder und jugendliche and Duisburger Filmwoche! We are honored to be considered for the award. The prize is founded by the Federal Agency for Civic Education (bpb) and will be awarded by a youth jury.

For more information please visit the film festivals official website:


14.09.2017 – DW GLOBAL SOCIETY WEBSERIES: #BerlinGlobals

Berlin, capital of cultures and full of inspiring people. Asaf (Its all in the mind stuff) is one of those #BerlinGlobals! Check out Michaela Resch’s first piece for DW Global Society and have a look at more interesting stories!

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07.09.2017 – Reykjavík International Film Festival

RE:AW:RE:FW is invited to 14th annual Reykjavik International Film Festival! The festival is dedicated to the promotion of independent and innovative cinema and the discovery and promotion of stimulating and provocative works by filmmakers from around the world.

Please take a look at RIFF’s official website:

24.07.2017 – Open-Air Filmfest Weiterstadt 

RE:AW:RE:FW will be screened at the Open-Air Filmfest Weiterstadt next month! Next to film-screenings the program also features live music and offers the chance to attend workshops or readings.

Take a look at the festivals official website:

05.06.2017 – Mo&Friese KinderKurzFilmFestival Hamburg

Off we go… Hamburg we’re coming! RE:AW:RE:FW will be screened at the Mo&Friese KinderKurzFilmFestival Hamburg this week.

SCREENING DATES: 06.06. 10:00h; 08.06. 18:00h and 09.06. 10:00h & 12:00h

If you want to know more about the festival, please have a look at the official website:

02.06.2017 – cellu l’art Jena & Amnesty International Jena

Come to the final screening of RE:AW:RE:FW within this short film tour about everyday racism. A cooperation of cellu l’art Jena & Amnesty International Jena.

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20.05.2017 – DocuTIFF Tirana Film Festival

DANNDANKE @DocuTIFF Tirana Film Festival!

15.05.2017 – DocuTIFF Tirana Film Festival

RE:AW:RE:FW goes Albania @DocuTIFF Tirana Film Festival!

03.05.2017 – DocuTIFF Tirana Film Festival

We are very happy to announce that RE:AW:RE:FW will be screened at the DocuTIFF Tirana Film Festival this month. We’re very much looking forward to take part in this interesting festival!

SCREENING: 12.05.2017, 15:00h (Competition I Short 2 I Black Box – UA)

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