Selection of Michael's lecturing around the world




„2012 - Designing the end of the world“

14/01/10

The visual effects of Roland Emmerich’s ultimate disaster movie: the making of a $200 million blockbuster.
Lecturing at the
Stuttgart Media University. Germany.

„Lecturing at Filmacademy Ludwigsburg“

01/06 - 10/08

Lecturer and project supervisor at The Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction of the Filmacademy Ludwigsburg.Germany.Lecturing with main focus on workflows, pipelines and project organisation.

„Visual effects in feature films and commercials“

16/11/07

Lecturing about the history of visual effects in feature films and commercials, from the first techniques to modern animation. Case studies about the planning and execution of visual effects shoots at Whistling Woods International Institute for film, television, animation & media arts. Mumbai. India.

Visual effects for commercials"

03/07

Lecturing about the history of visual effects in feature films and commercials. Case studies about the planning and execution of visual effects shoots for the management and senior creative staff of various international advertising agencies in Moscow. Russia.

„Visual effects in cinematography“

22/06/06

Lecturing about the history of visual effects in cinematography, from the first techniques to modern animation in “The Lord of the Rings” and “King Kong”.

„The visual effects of the Lord of the Rings movies“

24/05/04

Lecturing about the complex 3d and 2d effects of “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy at the Stuttgart Media University. Germany.