Dorothee Wenner

Filmmaker, Film Curator
Dorothee Wenner | Moderator at SILBERSALZ Forum 2022

Dorothee Wenner is a freelanced filmmaker, curator and writer based in Berlin. Since 1990 she has been working for Berlin International Filmfestival in various positions, currently as as the delegate for the festival for the Subsahara African region.
In 2009, she joined the team of the Dubai International Film Festival as programmer for films from India/Africa/Germany until the festival's closure.
She has been a member of the board and jury of the Lagos based African Movie Academy Awards since inception 2005.
Her latest work as filmmaker is the webseries www.kinshasa-collection.com.
Since 2020 she works as a consultant for film/cinema at Berlin Humboldt Forum.

Programme

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How do we meet the diverse global challenges? What change of perspective is needed? And how do we activate our own creative power?     

German transformation researcher Maja Göpel and social scientist Dilip Menon, who teaches in South Africa, discuss new transdisciplinary concepts, question dominant narratives and consider how we can reactivate and use forgotten knowledge.

Prof. Dr. Maja Göpel, political economist, transformation researcher, sustainability scientist I Prof. Dr. Dilip Menon, Indologist, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg I Moderation: Dorothee Wenner