Creating*Diversity – This Year’s Festival Motto for More Diversity


Creating*Diversity Film Programme

The possibilities of animation are as diverse as its artists. These animated shorts show how creatives from all over the world create practised diversity.

available on ONLINE+

Programme exclusively available in Germany


In Persona: Monique Renault

It is a great honour for the ITFS to dedicate a retrospective to this out­standing artist and pioneer of feminism and social diversity.

available on ONLINE+


Creating*Diversity Campaign

We live our festival motto this year not only in our programme and content, but also in our campaigns with and for our audience. Join us in advocating for more diversity and take part in our

activities for the festival community until 09 May 2021


Creating*Diversity Game Jam

Together we want to develop game ideas and prototypes for games that deal with the topics of diversity, equality, inclusion or discrimination and exclusion. Participation is free of charge, no previous knowledge necessary.

from Friday, 07 May to Sunday, 09 May 2021


GameZone Talk: Creating*Diversity

Based on the declaration for more diversity in the games industry, we will discuss equal opportunities and diversity in the German games industry on the panel.

Wednesday, 05 May, 11 am


Comicbook Reading: Anna

Anna 2 is in trouble: She is too tall. Everyone in Bad Hohenheim knows: the mountains have to be tall, not the women. Mia Oberländer reads from her graphic novel “Anna”. The reading is in German language and free of charge.

Thursday, 06 May, 10:00 am 

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Master Class: Fear of a “Black is Beltza”-Planet

Fermin Muguruza is fighting for multiculturalism and antiracism with his transmedia project “Black is Beltza”.

Master Class on Friday, May 07, 10 am on ONLINE PRO


Lecture: BC Minorities for Film and TV

The Canadian non-profit organization focuses on empowering minorities, by bridging the gap through creating equal opportunities.

 Lecture on Friday, May 07, 2 pm on ONLINE PRO


Master Class: In the Pursuant of an Inclusive and Diverse TV Landscape

Akin Akinsiku talks about the challenges of creating an authentic inclusive utopia on screen.

Master Class on Sunday, May 09, 10 am on ONLINE PRO