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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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