Storyforward 043: House of Cards

Steve talks with transmedia producer Caitlin Burns about House of Cards, Netflix, politics, politics and more POLITICS on this stellar episode. Plus, a special House of Cards Cross-Media Moment: What happens next will surprise you! Or….…

5 future-shaping trends not to be missed in 2016! - MIP Blog

Caitlin Burns: ”I’m really excited about our work with Serial Box Publishing; they’re using a different model to incubate intellectual properties taking advantage of some of the new thinking around distributed equity sharing and ideas…

Female Filmmakers Share Horror Stories, Advice with Students at ‘Women Strong’ Event: ‘Don’t Quit’ - Variety

With Sundance about to start and an ongoing drumbeat for gender parity in Hollywood, women in the film industry offered bracing tales of what to expect — and encouraging words to keep at it — to an audience of young, largely female…

2015 - This Year in Now Media

One year in now media vol V from Simon Staffans For the fifth year in a row, Finland's Simon Staffans has published a unique compendium of opinion about what he calls "now media," a coinage designed to side-step the flame wars over nomenclature…

EMBRACE THE CHAOS OF VR: A RE-CAP OF MINY’S VIRTUAL REALITY WORKSHOP

2015 was the year of virtual reality: the technology that captures and creates environments in immersive 360-degree images. When Mark Zuckerberg bought Oculus Rift in 2014, calling it “a new communication platform,” visual storytellers like…

Beyond Reality - “Telling Stories Through Technology: 3D, VR, and Photography in Today’s Image Making”

The #ICPtalks “Telling Stories Through Technology: 3D, VR, and Photography in Today’s Image Making” on November 18 turned around different realities: worlds beyond the ones we know through direct experience, photography, or even film.…

Cinekid Professionals Conference 2015: The future is now!

The Westergas Theater in Amsterdam brought together dozens of people from the world of children’s media during the second day of the Cinekid for Professionals 2015 industry programme (20-23 October). It was the venue chosen to hold this edition’s…

Making Viral Video Hits with a Solid Business Model - Studio Daily

How Cross-Platform-Savvy Producers Are Forging a New Relationship Between Brands, Content Creators, and Their Audience - Read More

Producers' Guild New Media Wire - Member Spotlight

"I work hard to keep up with the evolution of storytelling, transmedia, interactive, VR & AR. I enjoy every moment – when I stop enjoying it, someone else should have my job." For anyone who finds the coming VR revolution exciting…

Reality Check - c21 Media

Last week’s celebration of Back to the Future led to much navel-gazing on social media about the technologies we were supposed to be enjoying in 2015, if the 1985 film was to be believed Alas, like flying cars and hoverboards, virtual reality…