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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Firestorm

Firestorm is an immersive, media-rich experience about a small Tasmanian town that was devastated by a catastrophic bushfire on January 4, 2013.

The story is focused around a series of haunting photographs that Tim Holmes took of his family as they sheltered underneath a jetty as a fire consumed their home.

Video, text, photography, audio and graphics are all integrated together. Vivid first-hand accounts drive the narrative, using compelling video interviews and text that flows over moving landscapes. Graphics provide context at key moments and soundtracks bind scenes together, producing a seamless and powerful storytelling experience.

Project details

Year of development :2013
Created by:Laurence Topham
With:Francesca Panetta, John Henley, Jonathan Richards & The Guardian

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