On 04 June 2014 four projects have been awarded The Wim Wenders scholarship worth a total sum of 95000€ at the Filmwerkstatt e.V. in Düsseldorf. The Film and Media Foundation NRW in collaboration with the Wim Wenders Foundation awarded the scholarship for the development of innovative filmic concepts for the first time. It is aimed at young filmmakers who have a vision of new ways of visual storytelling.
The jury chaired by Wim Wenders chose the winners from 49 applications. The other members of the jury were Petra Müller, chairwoman of the Film and Media Foundation NRW as well as Mirko Derpmann, creative director and member of the management at Scholz & Friends.
Photo: Jury members Wim Wenders, Mirko Derpmann and Petra Müller with the recipients Frédéric Schuld, Alexandra Schröder, Eibe Maleen Krebs, Andreas Keck, Fabian Driehorst, Natalie Muntermann, Erik Schmitt © Anna Kaduk / Film and Media Foundation NRW