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Helping filmmakers realize the full potential of VR storytelling

An interview with Mirada technical director Andrew Cochrane
Written by  |  August 14, 2015
Figuring out how content creators can and should approach storytelling in a virtual environment is something I’ve explored in the past, as the interest in VR continues to build on both sides of the camera. It represents a completely new...
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Near the start of our reward-based crowdfunding campaign I wrote a piece for PVC outlining the ‘partnership approach’ we were taking to build exposure so that we could reach the desired ‘tipping point’ - that point where a key...
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The Fellini film 8½ is perhaps one of the best films about the anxiety and creative crisis of making a film. In the 50 years since the film was made, the challenges faced by anyone trying to produce a film or television program have only...
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Let's say you're a film student or filmmaker and you’re interested in telling a story that will stay with your audience beyond the ‘Fade Out.’ Let’s say you want a webisode to go viral. Or, a couple of years ago, you heard Disney and Fox talking about transmedia. Now you’re wondering how to stay on trend with these big distribution...
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Among the different forms of crowdfunding that are now available to entrepreneurs and creators, the reward-based option is presently the one most favoured by those working in the creative industries, with many tech products also finding their feet on reward/perk-based platforms like...
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When the iPad first came out, I was intrigued by the storytelling possibilities of haptics and what role they would play in the works of future writers and content creators. I was also interested in seeing how the iPad would be used as a new storytelling canvas, and how long it would be until we saw hybrid concepts that...
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Unsung Pioneers

Written by  |  August 12, 2014
In this series of articles I will discuss the story culture across different countries in Southeast Asia and the Greater China Region. Essential part will be how Asian storytellers adopt to converging and emerging media technology in order to find new ways of connecting to their audience. In this first installment I will...
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We are living in a time when the old 'monolith media' are fragmenting, audiences are becoming more specialized and the ways in which you can access content are becoming more diverse. All these factors mean it's way...
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Nuno Bernardo, award wining and EMMY-nominated writer producer from beActive Entertainment, launches new Book about Transmedia Storytelling and how his approach can help producers to create strong...
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