With a background as creative film producer for Bavaria Pictures until 2014, her international feature films have received many awards. In 2008 Astrid has been honored with the Producers’ Award of the Film Fest Hamburg. Since 2012 she works for the Bavarian Film Center. She helmed the prestigious First Movie Program for five years and has developed innovative training formats such as the “Immersive Storytelling Hackathon”, “story:first – digital storytelling lab”, the “Hackathon xR for Good” or the “Writers’ Room:Lab”.
Since 2016 she curates the international “i4c conferences” in Munich and is head of the “VR Creators’ Lab”, which was funded by the European Union / Creative Europe Media. She has been invited to the selective Future of Storytelling Summit in New York in 2017 and gives talks on “content creation for virtual worlds”. She is lecturer for content development at the Hochschule Fresenius / University for Applied Sciences in Munich. Astrid is fascinated by story worlds, eXtended Realities and unleashed creativity.
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