Cyber Chile

16 Sep

It is amazing how much one can learn in 5 days. I am just back from Santiago del Chile, where I spent 5 days far from “other things to do” and free to listen, observe, absorb and let connections happen.   Mike Robbins and myself were invited by Maria Court, Enrique Rivera and Susana Foxley […]

Design Booster is back! Apply now!

24 May

Do you have an interactive story in the pipeline but need help developing it?  This is what !F Lab is for. Design Booster is the second of three !F Lab workshops. Set over four days, Design Booster is an inspiring mix of talks and tutorials from a consistent group of coaches and innovators in media-rich storytelling.  You will explore, […]

Do we need an i-doc sourcebook?

25 Apr

If you have worked in film/tv production you will know that the industry sourcebook is your bible: this is the place you go to to find where to hire your equipment, what is the date of the next film festival and how to get to the freelancers you need in your team. Now… this does not exist in […]

Karim Ben Khelifa on VR, empathy and how to deal with the enemy within us

22 Mar

VR and 360 video projects have dominated the festival landscape this year, and small and big players want to catch the train while they can. Similar to the effect of The arrival of a train at La Ciotat (1895), the illusion of “being there” is associated with a wave of enthusiasm. Immersion and empathy are the new keywords, […]