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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The IDFA DocLab Competition 2013

We proudly present the 15 projects eligible for the firestarters IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling.

IDFA has published the list of titles selected for all festival programs, including the IDFA DocLab Competition and the Interactive Reality Program (organised in collaboration with De Brakke Grond).

The IDFA DocLab Competition includes:

  • 17000 Islands Thomas A. Østbye/Edwin (Norway/Indonesia, 2013)
  • Burn Out Samuel Bollendorff/Olivia Colo (France, 2013)
  • Dream Homes Property Consultants Alexandra Handal (England, 2013)
  • Faces of Facebook Natalia Rojas (Argentina, 2013)
  • Fort McMoney Dufresne David (Canada, 2013)
  • Hidden Wounds Interactive Tomas Kaan (The Netherlands, 2013)
  • Hollow Elaine McMillion (USA, 2013)
  • I Love Your Work Jonathan Harris (USA, 2013)
  • Just a Reflektor Vincent Morisset (USA/Canada/England, 2013)
  • The Last Hunt Jeremy Mendes/NFB Digital Studio (Canada, 2013)
  • Out of Sight out of Mind Pitch Interactive (USA, 2013)
  • A Short History of the Highrise Katerina Cizek (Canada, 2013)
  • The Sochi Project Arnold van Bruggen/Rob Hornstra (The Netherlands, 2013)
  • Type:Rider Théo Le Du Fuentes (France, 2013)
  • Unspeak (Netherlands, 2013)

All fifteen projects in competition are eligible for the firestarters IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling, consisting of a sculpture and a cash prize of € 2.500.