Jochen Renz, Motiondesign und Regie

Jochen Renz

Motion design and direction

Studied Communication Design at Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen. As an author and motion designer he brings the entertainment to moving images and the flair to explainer films.

Professional background

Since 1993

Postproduction and animation for film productions and agencies


Degree in Communication Design from Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen

Since 1990

Work as a motion designer, film director and film editor

Lectureships and teaching


Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen


Aachen University of Applied Sciences, Photography Faculty


Westphalian University of Applied Sciences, Media Design & Journalism, Gelsenkirchen



Museum films for Burg Castle, City of Solingen with Prof Ute Helmbold 

Since 2016

Animations for Straßen.NRW


North Rhine-Westphalian Ministry of Education and Training

Since 2007

CHIO Aachen advertising films and trailers


Red Dot Design Museum and Red Dot Design Award

Since 2004

Ruhrbahn/ public transport in Essen, trailers and cinema ads

Since 2000

WDR TV station & WDR Big Band


Music video for the launch of the SLK Roadster / Daimler AG