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Franz Rodenkirchen

Franz Rodenkirchen

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Programs
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2019
MIDPOINT Shorts 2019
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2020

News
MIDPOINT Feature Launch is about to take off
MIDPOINT Feature Launch starts the 2020 edition

Biography

Franz Rodenkirchen is a Berlin-based independent script consultant, teacher and tutor in workshops and individual project development.
Together with Françoise von Roy he founded Script Circle in 2014, a bi-monthly script development-workshop in Berlin, and also with Françoise von Roy runs the script consulting training workshop Six Days of Practice for film professionals.
He works as a tutor for TorinoFilmLab, with CineLink /Sarajevo, SEAFIC (Southeast Asia Fiction Film Lab) and Midpoint. For Berlinale Talents he selects and mentors projects at their annual Script Station and also teaches at dffb – Berlin.
Franz co-wrote four feature-films (1987-1994) with director Jörg Buttgereit and helped in bringing them to the screen. In 1996 he started working as a script consultant for international independent projects. From 2006 – 2015 he was one of the core advisors at Binger Filmlab/Amsterdam.
Franz occasionally publishes short essays about different aspects of his work and lectures for diverse institutions on script consulting approaches.