Story Edge Sandbox is Back

Posted Tuesday 19 Jul 2016


STORY EDGE SANDBOX #2: Saturday July 30 AUT Colab 1-5 pm


Frank Film producer Gerard Smyth and developer Tim Chesney showcase their interactive doco 'Christchurch Dilemmas'.  This concept won funding from the 2015 NZ on Air Interactive Digital Media Fund. Find out what makes a successful interactive doco and get ideas for your own!

Brenda Leeuwenberg, NZ on Air Head of Digital, introduces the project and says, "Christchurch Dilemmas is a great example of the beauty of the intersection between digital and documentary."

Experiential story-telling using the tools of Virtual Reality.  Colab's Alejandro Davila and developer Taura J. Greig explain how these elements can be used in immersive story-telling.  Experience their 5 minute story using Occulus Rift technology.

Workshop a supplied film script with input from mentors

Story Edge: Taking Story Into the Future - an initiative of Documentary Edge Trust, bringing together story tellers and creative technologists to collaborate on immersive stories told across interactive platforms.

Supported by the New Zealand Film Commission and NZ on Air.

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