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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New Award for Digital Documentary Storytellers

Introducing the IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Documentary Storytelling, sponsored by Canon.

IDFA presents a new documentary award: the IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling. The prize is awarded to the DocLab project that uses digital technology in the most creative and effective way to tell a documentary story. Out of the IDFA DocLab 2010 selection, the jury nominated three projects:

California is a Place
HIGHRISE/Out My Window
Soul Patron

The award, consisting of a certificate and a Canon 5D Mk II camera, provided by Canon, will be given to the winning project during the IDFA Award Ceremony on Friday 26 November.

The jury for the 1st IDFA DocLab Award consists of three outstanding experts in the field of new media and digital storytelling: Alexandre Brachet (Upian, France), Antoinette Hoes (Leylines, the Netherlands) and Zach Wise (New York Times, USA).

The IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Documentary Storytelling is made possible by