Upcoming events

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

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

DocLab Live: Machine Rituals 20 Nov at 20:00

Live cinema event about artificial intelligence and the intangible dance between man and machine.

Financing Market: IDFA Crossmedia Forum 2017 20 Nov at 11:45

New media projects will be pitched for a broad audience of attending broadcasters and other decision makers from around the world.

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IDFA DocLab at Cannes 2016

VR screenings at Cannes Film Festival ’16

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As part of the NEXT innovators’ hub at the Marché du Film in Cannes 2016, DocLab presented seven virtual reality projects pushing the boundaries of the documentary genre. The two screening sessions of immersive non-fiction projects showcased a wide range of techniques, from 360 films to interactive animation and hand-drawn virtual reality, followed by Q&A sessions with creator Gabo Arora (VRSE) and Caspar Sonnen, Head of New Media at IDFA.

The full selection included:
Witness 360:7/7
Drawing Room (winner IDFA DocLab Award 2015)
DMZ: Memories of No Man’s Land
Waves of Grace
LoVR
6×9
My Mother’s Wing