The University of Television and Film Munich (HFF) was founded in 1966. With instruction having begun in 1967, the institution celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2017. Since 2011, it has been housed in Munich’s Cultural District on Bernd-Eichinger-Platz. HFF München offers degree programs in Feature Film, Television Documentary (each with an optional focus on film editing), Production and Media Business, Screenplay, and Cinematography (with an optional focus on VFX). Maren Ade, Caroline Link, and Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck are among the alumni of HFF München.