Initiators and curators

Dunja Bialas, director and curator of UNDERDOX, is the editor of the online-film-magazine "artechock"  since 2000. In 2002 she was assigned member of the advisory board for the international documentary film festival Munich (Dok.Fest). She is a jury member in various international film festivals. Together with Bernd Brehmer she founded UNDERDOX in 2006. Until 2013 she was the curator of the International Competition of Dok.Fest Munich. Since 2013 she is member of the executive committee of the Association of German Film Critics and of Filmstadt Munich.

Bernd Brehmer, director and curator of UNDEROX, is one of the programming directors of Munich based Werkstattkino since 1995. He established the internationally esteemed film archive and contributes to several festivals as programming advisor. In 1991 he founded the "24" film magazine and was general manager of the "Exit distribution agency" from 2003 until 2006 that focused on documentary films as well as independent german productions. Since 1998 he regularly contributes writings on film for the "Süddeutsche Zeitung". Together with Dunja Bialas he founded UNDERDOX in 2006.   

Olaf Möller, curator of UNDERDOX, is a international filmjournalist in great demand. He writes for "Koelner Stadt Anzeiger", "Filmdienst", "cinema scope" and is the european editor of the American "Film Comment". He is assigned jury member in various festivals and works as programming advisor for the festival in Pesaro as well as the international short film festival Oberhausen.  

Florian Geierstanger, artist and film maker. He studied fine arts at the Munich Academy of Fine Arts with Stephan Huber, guest student at the Highschool for Television and Film in Munich. Since 2012 he studies film at the University for Design in Karlsruhe, Germany. He is curator of UNDERDOX since 2010.

Hans-Christian Grimm, curator and disc collecter. He is the founder of the legendary vinyl store Ohral located in Augsburg, which he ran until 1994. Since 2002 he is member of the selection committee of the MuVi Award of the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen. Since 2006 is member of the executive committee of the art association of the City of Augsburg. He has curated and organised exposition of Rinko Kawauchi, Gerard Saitner und Florian Süßmayr amongst others. Since 2011 he is curator for video art at the UNDERDOX film festival.