Past events

Live: Super Stream Me 26 Nov 2015 at 20:00

A look back on one of the most ruthless live streaming experiments ever with Tim Den Besten and Nicolaas Veul as well as several special guests.

Live: VR Cinema Showcase 24 Nov 2015 at 20:00

Virtual reality pioneers show their latest works and reflect on both the hype and artistic potential of virtual reality and immersive media.

Live: The Art of Artificial Intelligence 23 Nov 2015 at 20:00

Live cinema event on artificial intelligence, including live presentations of Kyle McDonald, Dries Depoorter and Ross Goodwin.

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Kinshasa 2.0

Using the virtual world program Second Life to explore a story of political unrest in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Filmmaker Teboho Edkins visits the Democratic Republic of Congo and explores a tense, militarised Kinshasa, where it is extremely difficult to film. Using the virtual world program Second Life, he tells the story of how the arrest of a woman from a prominent Congolese political family was publicized through the internet. Kinshasa 2.0 is part of Why Democracy?, an online documentary project supported by IDFA.

Kinshasa 2.0 from Teboho Edkins on Vimeo.

Project details

Year of development :2007
Created by:Teboho Edkins

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