Machinima Report

Friday, March 13, 2009

MIPDOC & MIPTV Speaking Schedules

MIPDOC Cannes, Sunday 29 March
15:00 Grand Salon, Carlton Hotel
COLLABORATIVE DOCUENTARY MAKING
This session will discuss on how interactivity can be used differently to engage new audiences as well as to influence the development of the documentary storytelling itself.

Moderator:
Heather Croall, festival director, Sheffield Docfest
Speakers:
Patrice Barrat, Producer, ARTICLE Z
Daniel Cross, Producer / Director, EyeSteelFilm
Nonny De La Pena, Documentary and Transmedia Producer, Pyedog Productions
Adrienne Van Eeden, Producer and Project Manager, Doxa Productions
Peggy Weil, Professor, USC SCA Interactive Media Division



MIPTV Cannes. Tuesday 31 March
16:30 Auditorium A, Level 3
IMMERSIVE STORYTELLING IN VIRTUAL WORLDS
Virtual environments provide new opportunities for immersive storytelling. This uniquely innovative session, led by two award winning interactive media and documentary producers will explore new forms of scripted cinematic events, integration of video within virtual environments and how avatars can create deep emotional engagement, and viewer identity. Projects include: Gone Gitmo and Wall Jumpers, installations in Second Life.

Moderator: Ferhan Cook, President, Any Screen Productions Ltd.
Speakers:
Nonny De La Pena, Documentary and Transmedia Producer, Pyedog Productions
Peggy Weil, Professor, USC SCA Interactive Media Division