The Design Film Festival opens with an introduction from the festival’s founders Dr. Jana Scholze, Dr. Ulrich Lehmann and Dr. Alexandra Midal followed by comments from our jury panel Sumitra Upham, Matali Crasset, Ruanne Abou-Rahme and Basel Abbas. The opening will also include highlights of three films which the jury members found compelling and urgent, these three films will mark the launch of the screening programme for the festival.