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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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Reem Haddad

Senior Producer and Filmmaker for Al Jazeera English

Reem Haddad is a senior producer and filmmaker at Al Jazeera English. She has over 10 years experience covering stories from Gaza, to Yemen and South Africa. Together with Dima Gharbawi Shaibani she produced Life on Hold, an interactive web documentary about the Syrian refugee crisis in neighbouring Lebanon. It was selected for IDFA 2015 and in competition for the DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling and the DocLab Award for Immersive Non-Fiction. It was also presented as part of the DocLab: Seamless Reality program by IDFA and De Brakke Grond as an interactive installation.

Profile details

Works at: Al Jazeera English Based in: Doha Website

Field of expertise

Production, Filmmaking

Official Website

lifeonhold.aljazeera.com/