Past events

DocLab Live: Bloodless – Guided by the Ghost of a Korean Sex Worker 25 Nov 2017 at 17:00

Special presentation on VR installation Bloodless, in which director Gina Kim and guests discuss the influence of American military presence on the South Korean people since 1956.

DocLab Live: Order, Chaos and Everything 21 Nov 2017 at 20:00

Join Jonathan Harris on a secular pilgrimage: from physical reality to the chaos of YouTube, and a digital simulation of consciousness.

Industry Session: Making VR Work for Audiences 20 Nov 2017 at 10:00

Zillah Watson, Commissioning Editor for Virtual Reality at the BBC, on how to make VR work for audiences.

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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.