Friday, July 16, 4–8 pm & 


July 17/18, 2021, 10 am–6 pm


Linear multimedia formats, scrollytelling, non-linear and interactive storytelling, concept development, dramaturgy, media planning, storyline, tools for linear and non-linear web documentaries

Workshop schedule

Juli 16: Meeting at 4pm. At the beginning, Uwe H. Martin will give an introduction to multimedia narrative formats on the web. Afterwards, the participants will present their own project ideas to the group and start with a first practical task.

Juli 17: Meeting at 10am. Using exemplary productions, we analyse linear web documentations such as film formats and scroll reports, get to know various tools and deal with dramaturgy and media planning. The participants will sharpen their project ideas and start with implementation planning.

Juli 18: Meeting at 10am. On Sunday the focus will be on non-linear storytelling and interactive formats on the web and in space. The participants work on their own projects.


Please bring your own project ideas and a portfolio with your own work. Anyone who has already collected material for a multimedia project should bring it with them so that we can work on it during the workshop. Headphones are required; we will work with rented Mac equipment. Further technical details will be provided when registering for the workshop.


Fotografie Forum Frankfurt

Braubachstraße 30–32

60311 Frankfurt.

Language: German
Price members: 650 EUR
Price non members: 750 EUR
Number of participants: Min. 6 / max. 8
Registration deadline: June 10, 2021
Duration: 2,5 days

In this intensive practical workshop the participants get to know different forms of linear and non-linear storytelling on the web while working on the conception and possible implementation of their own project. Possible results of the workshop range from the development of a trailer, exposés, financing plan or storyboards for a scrollytelling story or interactive website to the conception of spatial installations.


Uwe H. Martin is a freelance photographer, filmmaker, slow journalist and multimedia producer at the Bombay Flying Club, a storytelling agency. Together with his partner Frauke Huber, he has been documenting the social and ecological consequences of agriculture worldwide since 2007. Their work is regularly published in Geo, Spiegel and the Süddeutscher Zeitung, as well as in web documentaries and interactive apps, and exhibited internationally as multi-channel installations. Uwe H. Martin is co-founder of the international art and research project World Of Matter and of Riff-Reporter, a collaborative publication platform for independent journalism. For his work he has been awarded the German Short Film Prize, the German Reporter Prize, the Greenpeace Award and the Development Media Award. Uwe is a revered lecturer and mentor for photography, film, multimedia and transmedia storytelling within Europe, but also in Colombia, Nepal, the USA and Morocco.


    Sign up now for the workshop with Uwe H. Martin!

    After the submission of your data we will send you a confirmation by e-mail. This e-mail also includes the bank information for the transfer of the workshop fee. Your payment should reach our account fourteen days before the start of the workshop and is necessary for the participation. In the event of your absence without prior notice of at least 14 days we can unfortunately not refund the fee of the workshop.

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    Do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail at or telephone at +49 (0) 69 291726 if you have any questions regarding workshop schedule, registration or payment.

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