Prof. Carla Heinzel

Short profile

Since 2014 Professor for Technical Art at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt.

Freelance 3D artist since 2004.

Diploma from the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Department of Animation.

    about the person

    • Emotional impact of video games
    • Narrative games



    Science-Wednesday Talk an h_da: Kellerwald - Ein cineastischer Ansatz für die Spieleentwicklung


    HessenFilm - Invitation to the panel: Film and Games - Synergies, Storytelling, Perspectives. The panel will focus on questions about which technologies from the gaming industry can also be useful for film and how narrative methods differ for games and films.

    Wissbar19 - Science Barcamp of the Research Centre Digital Communication and Media Innovation, April 2019 - Moderation and lectures

    Filmography Screenplay/Director:

    1999: Wilbert the Worm (3rd place Animago 1999, category education/animation/short film)
    2004: Elsewhere - The Krawallah (1st place Animago 2004, category Education/Animation/Series)

    Filmography 3D Artist (selection):

    2006: Adolf, ich hock in meinem Bonker (Director: Felix Gönnert)
    2007: Lissi und der wilde Kaiser (Director: Bully Herbig)
    2009: Hexe Lilli (Director: Stefan Ruzowitzky)
    2009: 2012 (Director: Roland Emmerich)
    2010: The Ghostwriter (Director: Roman Polanski)
    2011: The Immortals (Director: Tarsem Singh)
    2012: Cloud Atlas (Director: A. u. L. Wachowski, Tom Tykwer)
    2013: Snow Piercer (Director: Bong Joon Ho)
    2014: Maya the Bee (Director: Alexs Stadermann)
    2015: Mara and the Firebringer (Director: Tommy Krappweis)


    Carla Heinzel

    Communication Max-Planck-Straße 2
    64807 Dieburg
    Office: F17, 117