Christof Wolf SJ

Lecturer for Culture, Art and Religion (Lehrauftrag für Kultur, Kunst und Religion)
Christof Wolf SJ
Kaulbachstraße 31a
80539 München
Tel: +49.163.637.6450
ch.wolf@hfph.de

Short Biography

 

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • since 1998 Member of "The Society of Dramaturgy" (Dramaturgische Gesellschaft) and the "Forum of Young Dramaturgy"
  • since 1999 Member of the "International Society of Heiner Mueller"
  • 2001 Lecturer at the Munich School of Philosophy, seminar: "Cyber movies as of understanding contemporary human existence. Introduction in ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ (Kubrik), ‘Solaris’ (Tarkowskij) and film analysis of ‘The Matrix’ (Wachowski Bros.), ‘eXistenZ’ (Cronenberg) and ‘Ghost in the Shell’ (Oshii)"
  • 2002 Lecturer at the Munich School of Philosophy, seminar: "In Dialog with the Public: Internet/Intranet"
  • 2003 International Consultant with Loyola Productions, Inc. Los Angeles
  • since 2004 Associate Member of FSF (Free Software Foundation)
  • 2004–2005 Lecturer at the Munich School of Philosophy, seminar: "Ideals and Reality of Education in Movies"
  • 2005 Festival Director and Executive Producer of The Iñigo Film Festival (TIFF) – a film festival for short spiritual films for young film maker, sponsored by the Jesuits, Cologne, Germany
  • 2006 Workshop "Spirituality and Film", Fairfield University, Connecticut, USA
  • 2006 Member of the SIGNIS Jury at the 54. International Filmfestival Donostia, San Sebastian, Spain
  • 2008 Festival Director and Executive Producer of The Iñigo Film Festival (TIFF) – a film festival for short spiritual films for young film maker, sponsored by the Jesuits, Sydney, Australia
  • 2008/2009 Redemptive Storyteller Award Winner and three Silver Telly Awards for Music, Cinematography and in the category Spirituality / Religion and Best Documentary at the "V. International Catholic Festival of Christian Documentary Films and TV Programs MAGNIFICAT 2009" for the feature length documentary "In Spite of Darkness. A Spiritual Encounter with Auschwitz"
  • 2009 Lecturer at the Munich School of Philosophy, seminar: "Dreamlike Films. Psychoanalytical Film-theory"
  • 2010/2011 Lecturer at the Munich School of Philosophy "Cultural Approaches to Religion", seminar: "Spirituality in Fictional Films"
  • 2011 Festival Director and Executive Producer of The Iñigo Film Festival (TIFF) – a film festival for short spiritual films for young film maker, sponsored by the Jesuits, Madrid, Spain
  • since 2012 Chaplain for the "Association of Catholic Journalists Germany" (GKP)
  • since 2012 Member of the Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Office for Film and Broadcasting
  • 2012/2013 Lecturer at the Munich School of Philosophy "Cultural Approaches to Religion", seminar: "Spirituality in Non-Fictional Films"
  • since 2013 Member of the German Whitehead Society
  • 2013 Festival Director and Executive Producer of The Iñigo Film Festival (TIFF) – a film festival for short spiritual films for young film maker, sponsored by the Jesuits, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 2014 Member of the SIGNIS Jury at the X. International Catholic Festival of Christian Documentary and TV Programs "Magnificat", Minsk, Hlybokaye, Belarus
  • 2014/2015 Lecturer at the Munich School of Philosophy for "Culture, Art and Religion", seminar: "Spirituality in Muslim Films"
  • 2015 Chaplain for the “Association of Catholic Entrepreneurs” Munich
  • 2015 Member of the Jury for the Award: “Leipziger Ring” and member of the Ecumenical SIGNIS Jury at the 58th International Leipzig Festival for Animated and Documentary Film – DOK Leipzig
  • 2016 TIFF - The Iñigo Film Festival - a film festival for short spiritual films for young film maker, sponsored by the Jesuits, festival director, executive producer, Krakow, Poland
  • 2016/2017 Lecturer at the Munich School of Philosophy for “Culture, Art and Religion”, seminar: “Wachowski’s Film Universe. Salvation in science fiction films or why Jupiter Jones cleans toilets with great joy”