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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IDFA DocLab Selection 2015!

Explore this year’s selection with works ranging from virtual reality and interactive narratives to data art, multimedia journalism and immersive installations.

Fifteen projects will compete for the IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling (€5,000). New this year is the IDFA DocLab Immersive Non-Fiction Award (€2,500), for which the jury can also choose from projects and installations included in this year’s Seamless Reality program.

Full details on the DocLab Seamless Reality exhibition (19-29 November), our series of Live Cinema Events (19-26 November) and the fourth annual Interactive Documentary Conference (22 November) will follow soon.

IDFA DocLab Competition for Digital Storytelling 2015
The Deeper They Bury Me by Ted Biggs/Angad Bhalla (Canada, 2015)

DMZ: Memories of No Man’s Land by Hayoun Kwon (South Korea, 2015, 20 min.)

Drawing Room by Jan Rothuizen (The Netherlands, 2015, 7 min.)

Exhausting a Crowd by Kyle McDonald (USA, 2015, 720 min.)

Imperial Courts by Eefje Blankevoort/Dana Lixenberg (The Netherlands, 2015)

Lahore Landing by Jeremy Ho (Singapore, 2015)

Life on Hold by Reem Haddad/Dima Gharbawi Shaibani (Qatar, 2015)

LoVR by Aaron Bradbury (England, 2014, 5 min.)

Network Effect by Jonathan Harris/Greg Hochmuth (USA, 2015)

The Quipu Project, Talking Knots by Maria Court/Rosemarie Lerner (Peru/England, 2015)

RecoVR Mosul: A Collective Reconstruction by Ziv Schneider/Laura Chen (USA, 2015)

The Unknown Photographer by Loïc Suty (Canada, 2015)

Waves of Grace by Gabo Arora (USA, 2015)

Witness 360: 7/7 by Darren Emerson (England, 2015, 13 min.) by Ross Goodwin (USA, 2015)


Special Focus 2015: Seamless Reality

The DocLab: Seamless Reality program is a co-production of IDFA DocLab and De Brakke Grond, made possible by the Creative Industries Fund NL and the Amsterdam Fund for the Arts.

Bistro in Vitro by Bruno Felix/Koert van Mensvoort (The Netherlands, 2015, 100 min.)

Cue China by Ant Hampton (England, 2014, 28 min.)

Do Not Track by Brett Gaylor (France/Germany/Canada, 2015, 10 min.)
Pitched at IDFA Forum in 2013

The Enemy by Karim Ben Khelifa (France/Canada, 2015, 17 min.)

Famous Deaths by Frederik Duerinck/Marcel Brakel (The Netherlands, 2015)

Rebuild Fukushima by Bert Hana (The Netherlands, 2015)

Sheriff Software by Dries Depoorter (Belgium, 2015)

Someone Else by Ant Hampton (Belgium, 2015, 45 min.)

Super Stream Me by Tim den Besten/Nicolaas Veul (The Netherlands, 2015)

That Dragon, Cancer by Ryan Green/Amy Green/Josh Larson (USA, 2015)

HIGHRISE: Universe Within by Katerina Cizek (Canada, 2015)

Walden, a Game by Tracy Fullerton (USA, 2015, 360 min.)

Kiya by Nonny de la Pena/Brad Lichtenstein (USA, 2015)

Way to Go by Vincent Morisset (France/Canada, 2015)

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