A program of short stories that would never have existed without the internet.
Digital documentary pioneers turn their interactive documentary into a live cinema event. With Insitu and The Prism: Krisis Greece 2011, both selected for the IDFA DocLab Competition.
Young digital documentary pioneers Antoine Viviani (France) and Nikos Katsaounis (Greece) present their interactive documentaries Insitu – Urban Artists and The Prism: Krisis Greece 2011. Their projects, two out of the fifteen selected for the IDFA DocLab Competition this year, deal with the unreal beauty of live street performances and the Greek crisis on at street level respectively.
ARTE is a European public-service cultural television channel that targets audiences from different cultural backgrounds, in particular French and German.
Award-winning documentary filmaker, producer and an acclaimed Greek journalist.
Award-winning filmmaker & producer exploring multimedia storytelling.
Everything that newspapers and TV ignore is dealt with here, in 27 short films by retrained photojournalists, who capture crisis-ridden Greece in a creative, resolute way.
A search for creative, artistic ways to intervene in public space, presented both linearly and non-linearly. Winner IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling 2011.
Young French filmmaker and producer exploring the possibilities of new media storytelling.
IDFA DocLab is the New Media program of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA). Since 2007, the program showcases new forms of documentary storytelling and interactive media art, both online and offline. During the IDFA Festival in November, DocLab presents a competition program for Digital Documentary Storytelling, live cinema events, interactive installations, workshops and industry panels. The program is open to all media that can be used to tell a documentary story.