Team 2017

Thomas Kupser

I had the idea for the KINO ASYL festival and a big interest in the movies. While working for KINO ASYL I recognized that we got the perfect team for organizing a festival together, despite of different languages and everyday life. I am speaker for media education in the ‘Medienzentrum München’ of ‘JFF’ and I would […]

Max Kratzer

  Max Kratzer, self-employed photographer with a high affinity towards the theme Asyl. I always wanted to do something with refugees 🙂


Hello, I am Morteza from Afghanistan and I have been in Germany for three years. I’ve chosen the movie ‘Drachenläufer’, which is about an afghan writer who went in the USA and who gets overtaken by his past again and again. In this movie you can experience the peaceful time, the war and the situation of refugees in […]


My name is Sayed Abid. Two years ago I started as curator and this year I am part of the supporting-team. KINO ASYL made in the two years a little pro out of me. I feel very proud to be part of the team and to collaborate with people from different homecountries.


I am Sheriff and I come from Sierra Leone. I was born in Bo Town. Bo Town is located in the South of Freetown. My Hobbies are sport, cooking, going for a walk and chatting. Wha KINO ASYL? I want to show movies from my home and get to know new people. I chose this […]


My name is Sarah, i am from Sierra Leone. I am in a choir in my church. My church is called ICC (International Christian Chruch). I am part of KINO ASYL because I want to get to know new people and learn new things  from each other. My hobbies are, singing, hairstyling and reading. My […]

Ali Khorosh

I’m Ali Khorosh Fazli Bayat. I’m from Afghanistan and right now I’m living in Zolling close to Munich with my family. Now I want to say something about myself. When I was 18 I joined a big theater group called “Asad Theater”. After that I finished the University as a Director of Cinema and during that time […]


My name is Mahdi Amiri, i was born in Afghanistan, in the region Jaghori. I want to show the people our real culture. In my homecountry, there are many different nations, which have it’s own, different cultures. I am, for example, part of the group ‚Hazara’, which is known for its magnificent, traditional clothing and […]


I am Ameen Nasir (25), from Syria. I have been living in Germany as journalist for 3 years now. Through my work and my life here in Germany, I try to tell the German people about the oppression and injustice my people had to Ich bin Ameen Nasir (25), aus Syrien. Ich lebe seit 3 Jahren in […]


My name is Ayham Bakkar. I am 19 years old and I was born in Aleppo (Syria). I have been living in Germany for about two years now. I’ve already been part of the KINO ASYL Team in 2016 and I am happy about being again part of this great project this year. Therewith I have the […]


My name is Jamila Ahmed and I have been a member of Kinoasyl since 2016. KINO ASYL is such a creative and fun way of connecting people with different backgrounds and that’s why I am excited to do it again this year. I just finished my Hauptschulabschluss and doing my QUALI and B2 this year. My […]


My name is Avan, I am Canadian with Kurdish origins. I have lived in many different parts oft he world and can speak several languages. I never felt like I am how a typical person of my age would be or feel…and gladly (or finally) I can say…I am proud of that! My message to […]


Hello, my name is Abdolghadir Ahmad – but everybody calls me ‚Abdi’. I come from Somalia and I’m 32 years old. I have been living in Germany for 2 years. I am part of KINO ASYL fort he second time now. I love participating on public events with other people. In my freetime I like […]


My name is Nwaokoro Goodness, I am from Nigeria. My hobbies are watching football, playing and listening to music, reading and watching sensational movies. I like to come in contact to meet with new people that make an impact in life. Movement is also one of the things I like (Like I use to say […]


Mein Name ist Benedikt Aigner und ich bin zum ersten Mal bei KINO ASYL dabei. Ich studiere derzeit Kultur- und Medienpädagogik im 5. Semester und bin über eine Praktikumsstelle im MZM nach München gekommen. Ich kümmere mich zusammen mit dem Team um Organisation, Social Media und Übersetzungen. Ich bin froh mit dieser tollen Gruppe an […]


Hi, my name is Lisa and it is my first time at KINO ASYL. I startet as an intern in the ‘Medienzentrum’ and continued working for this project. I am really happy to be part of this great team and I will take along many new experiences and impressions.