Simon Schneider, B.A.

Student Assistant

Foto Simon Schneider

Research Focus and Interests

  • Film Education
  • Film Therapy
  • Intermediality
  • Korean Cinema


Simon Schneider is currently studying Film Studies in the Master's program at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. He received his Bachelor's degree at same university in May 2020 by providing a paper on the "dimensions of receptive and active film therapy".

Outside his studies at university, he has worked as a volunteer for FILMZ – Festival des deutschen Kinos in Mainz. Between 2019 and 2020, he was co-responsible for planning and curating the festival's documentary film competition. He began his work as student assistant to the working unit of Everday Media and Digital Cultures in March 2021.