Dear Screenwriters,

The application phase has started: Up until January 4, 2021, prospective series writers can now apply for a place in the next cohort of the ifs’ MA Serial Storytelling.

Starting in September, a group of 16 international master’s students will spend four semesters in media city Cologne, analyzing and writing exciting series projects, researching relevant topics, and honing their skills in collaboratively creating innovative serial projects in various forms of writers’ rooms.

More information at



Find out more about the program and the people behind it in our next Online Info Event:

On the evening of December 8, Serial Storytelling Professor Dr. Joachim Friedmann, Master Students and Alumni will present the MA Serial Storytelling and answer your questions in an Online Info-Event.


“What you always wanted to know about the MA Serial Storytelling”


Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 7pm – 8pm

Meeting-ID: 819 0117 9925

Password: ifs2021#



If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.



Best regards,

Andreas Gäßler