Yellow Van Stories

Yellow Van Stories

Yellow Van Stories is an interview podcast hosted by the photographer and filmmaker Bastian Fischer. He speaks to people across the globe harnessing the creative power of culture in times of crisis and how it can bring us closer together. Yellow Van Stories is like a spontaneous get-together, celebrating a heartfelt exchange.

We are keeping the window seat just for you.

photo courtesy of the amazing © Vicky Markolefa

Recent Episodes

Print For Crisis "Looking Back and Ahead"

May 14, 2021

Today we come to you with the, for now, last episode about Myanmar. The initiative Print For Crisis, which has been on the road with us for the last four weeks, has come to an end and we thought it would be a nice opportunit…

Teza Soe "A Female Revolution"

April 29, 2021

Teza Soe is a Burmese visual storyteller with a doctorate in photography, who received her PhD with a project focusing on the role of women in Myanmar society. After reading the preface to her thesis, I felt that it would be…

Minn Tent Bo "How Democracies Die"

April 22, 2021

Minn Tent Bo is a Burmese human rights consultant, author, and independent election observer who provides political, conflict and legal analysis, programme support and strategic advice to local civil society organisations, i…

Chiara Luxardo "Print For Crisis"

April 15, 2021

Chiara is an Italian visual storyteller based in the UK in London. In her work she explores identities, relationships and gender issues. She is an active member of Women Photograph , a non-profit launched in 2017 to elevate …

Claudia Hector "Woman in Cinema"

April 1, 2021

Claudia is a camera assistant from Munich in Germany. And, above all, my "baby" sister. For close to ten years now, she has been honing her craft in film and cinema, steadily rising up in the camera ranks. Her passion and jo…

Erik Lorenz "A Micro-Adventure"

March 25, 2021

Erik is an author, publisher, moderator and podcast host from Berlin, Germany. He has published an impressive amount of work, ranging from travel guides, travel books, short story anthologies to magazine articles and more. H…

Recent Blog Posts


To strengthen a free, pluralistic, and democratic society, we have to understand opposition as its necessary foundation.

New Beginnings

I produce podcasts now. It offers me a lot of insight about myself. About keeping the ego small and only just big enough. This is Maugham‘s razor&l…

Yellow Van Stories is a Mind The Bump Production.