Past events

DocLab Live: Immersive Showcase 22 Nov 2016 at 20:00

Immersive storytelling is going through an unprecedented evolution. But where does the hype end and do new art forms take shape?

Industry Session: Putting Your Audience in the Story 22 Nov 2016 at 12:00

Virtual reality pioneer Zillah Watson tells you all about storytelling in emerging consumer technology.

Industry Talk: The (Un)defined Business of Interactive 22 Nov 2016 at 15:00

With over 10 years of digital non-fiction art production behind us, this talk explores future developments of interactive storytelling and how to fund it.

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Juror #3: Zach Wise

Introducing the jury for the 1st IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling, sponsored by Canon.

Zach Wise is an award-winning producer for the New York Times, where his recent work has garnered him a Peabody Award and an Emmy nomination (for Choosing a President). Before coming to the Times, he was Senior Multimedia Producer at the Las Vegas Sun, where he contributed to a Pulitzer Prize-winning piece on construction deaths on the Las Vegas Strip. His work at the Sun was also recognized at the Webby Awards, the Online News Association, and the National Press Photographers Association. Wise was a visiting professor at Ohio University’s School of Visual Communication. While there, he was the executive producer of the Soul of Athens multimedia project, for which he also taught the classes. This project went on to win multiple awards from Pictures of the Year International and the NPPA’s Best of Photojournalism prize.

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