‘Puppenjungs - Der Fall Haarmann’ on 23 June 2024 at 20:15 on Tagesschau 24!

Nils Loof's docudrama about the serial killer will be repeated on public television after a long time!

‘Tod für Olympia - Der Fall Birgit Dressel’ on 07.07.2024 at 11:00 p.m. on ARD!

Nils Loof directed the drama scenes in the documentary series by Yannick Lowin.

"German lesson" from 19 March to 5 May 2024 at the Historical Museum Bielefeld!

Nils Loof's short film "German Lesson" won the jury prize of the "Bilderbeben" film competition in 1993. To mark the occasion, the film can be seen as part of a special exhibition about the 90s at the Historical Museum.

"Eileen's Song" invited to JETS at the Berlinale 2024!

The film project is still in the development stage, but has already been selected for the international pitch initiative JETS 2024!

Dates for the portfolio consultation "Media Design - Film" in the summer semester 2023.

This semester, the portfolio consultations of the Media Design degree programme will take place both in presence and online.

CPUT X HSH "Summer Academy for Sustainability in Cape Town 2022"

From 12 to 16 September 2022, the first joint Summer School of the Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts and the Cape Peninsula University of Technology in Cape Town took place. 

"Beyond the Mirror" on August 8th, 2022 at 22:50 on MDR Television!

The NDR repeats the mystery - thriller by Nils Loof at a late but appropriate hour!

Materials for the film "The Cuckoo's Egg" are provided for teaching in schools!

The online platform "Film and History" has prepared the short film "The Cuckoo's Egg" for teaching in schools on its homepage. The materials provided are suitable for history and art lessons.


"Beyond the Mirror" on October 29, 2021 at 00:20 on NDR Television!

The NDR repeats the mystery - thriller by Nils Loof at a late but appropriate hour!

"Actually she's my little brother" at festivals worldwide!

The Bachelor graduation film "Actually, she's my little brother" by Lena Lobers and Carina Nickel will be screened at several international festivals in 2019.

Film Education Topics Talk

"Film education in Germany: paradise or floodplain". On November 20, 2015, a panel discussion on film education in Germany will take place at the "Up and Coming - european film festival" at 5:00 pm. Besides representatives of the Kunsthochschule Kassel and the HbK Braunschweig, Nils Loof will be on the panel as a discussion partner.


The showreel of the media design course at Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts from 2016.

Since 01 March 2016, Nils Loof has been Professor of Film Design.

Professor Dr. Josef von Helden, President of Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts, appointed Nils Loof Professor of Film Design in Theory and Practice on February 19, 2016.

Student Film Workshop enters the second round!

AThe seminar series "Schüler-Film-Werkstatt 2015" opened on March 14, 2015. The program of the Media Center of the Hanover Region is aimed at students who want to realize their first film projects. In September, the short films developed will be presented at the Hochhaus Kino. The instructors include Uli Klingenschmitt, Damian Schipporeit and Martin Bargiel. The patron of the event series is Nils Loof.

Panel discussion on the future of film education at the "Up and Coming" festival!

On November 26, 2017, Anna de Paoli (DFFB), Michael P. Aust (Filmfest Braunschweig), filmmaker Joana Stamer and Nils Loof (HSH) discussed the future of film education. What are the advantages of Internet tutorials? Is traditional university education outdated? What does a university offer that self-study cannot? The conversation at the festival in Hannover was moderated by Nikilo Sonnet and Ida Marie Sassenberg.


Up and Coming - Festival

Nils Loof improves the compositing workflow at Weserbergland University!

At Hameln University of Applied Sciences, special emphasis is placed on e-learning, which has a promising future. For attractive learning videos, visually appealing recordings are a must. On behalf of the Weserbergland University of Applied Sciences, Nils Loof improved the greenscreen workflow in June 2014.

Nils Loof presents the "cast&cut" scholarship films

On 01 October 2015, two new short films will be presented, which were realized within the framework of the "cast&cut" grant.