Members of this edition’s programming board are:

Picture: Portrait Alex Oberholzer

Alex Oberholzer

Filmjournalist at «Radio24», free­lance film curator and moderator. Alex, affected by polio in his early childhood,  supported look&roll from its very beginnings in 2006. Since October 2015 he is president of the association «look&roll».

Picture: Portrait of Katharina Prokopy.

Katharina Prokopy

Katharina Prokopy is a free lance journalist and filmmaker. She mainly creates documentaries and reports for the German broadcaster SWR in Baden-Baden and prefers to tell stories about people.  She has been decorated with the  «Ernst-Schneider-Preises» of the German chambers of commerce.

Picture: Portrait of Astrid von Rotz

Astrid von Rotz

Astrid von Rotz is an intense reader and a passionate lover of films presented with descriptive subtitles. Since birth she has been hard of hearing and founded in the course of her career numerous focus and self helping groups for the hard of hearing. She has been working many years for organisations engaged for the needs of persons with impairments.

Picture: Portrait Ursula Freiburghaus

Ursula Freiburghaus

Ex-Managing Director of the  «Gare du Nord» in Basel. Back­ground as a free­lancer for independant art and theatre events, as well as for inter­national projects commissioned by organi­sations such as Pro Helvetia und Presence Switzerland. As from 2016 Head of Finance and Administration at «look&roll».

Picture: Portrait Gerhard Protschka

Gerhard Protschka

Founder and director of the festival since 2006. Advisor on accessibility of cultural events. Producer of audiodescription and subtitles for the hard of hearing. Freelance curator of short film programmes.