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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Interactive Reality program

IDFA DocLab and De Brakke Grond explore the future of Interactive Documentary Storytelling.

During IDFA 2013, IDFA DocLab and De Brakke Grond will present a new program, exploring the future of interactive documentary storytelling and presenting some of the world’s most innovative projects  and talent out there. The program is part of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam and takes place alongside the IDFA DocLab Competition for Digital Documentary Storytelling.

The Interactive Reality Program takes place from 21-26 november, and includes

  • live cinema events
  • a one-day conference on interactive documentary (24 November)
  • an exhibition and interactive installations
  • a talent lab
  • industry panels and events

Confirmed speakers and participating artists include:

  • Jonathan Harris (I Love Your Work)
  • Vincent Morisset (Just a Reflektor)
  • Jason Brush (Possible)
  • National Film Board of Canada
  • Paolo Cirio (Street Ghosts)
  • Brent Hoff
  • William Uricchio (MIT Open DocLab)
  • Marianne Levy Leblond (ARTE France)

The Interactive Reality Program is an initiative by IDFA DocLab and De Brakke Grond, made possible by the Creative Industries Fund NL and the Amsterdam Fund of the Arts, in collaboration with firestarters by Vodafone, iDrops, the Dutch Cultural Media Fund and the Netherlands Film Fund.