Prof. Dr. Joachim Friedmann is an author, concept developer, and creative producer for screenplay, comic, and game Diploma studies in cultural education at the University of Hildesheim. He received his doctorate (Dr. Phil.) from the European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder) for his work on “Transmediales Erzählen: Narrative Gestaltung in Literatur, Film, Graphic Novel and Game”. Since 2001, he has held various teaching positions in the fields of dramaturgy, serial development, and serial writing, among others at the University of Hildesheim, Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf, Film Academy Baden-Württemberg, and Hamburg Media School.