Immersive Narrative Workshop
29 & 30 November, CERN
The Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival (NIFFF) is happy to announce the results from the ‘NIFFF ON TOUR@CERN: Future Storyworlds’ call to projects. This unique workshop is designed in close collaboration with CineGlobe Film Festival at CERN, the Pro Helvetia Swiss Arts Council, and STORYTEK, Estonian accelerator and innovation centre.
Future Storyworlds gives participants a chance to strengthen the concepts that support their creations, with the help of scientists and major players from the storytelling and digital industries. In 2019, this exclusive workshop held at the CERN aims at supporting futuristic tales of technological and scientific evolution, conceived for immersive media (video games, augmented/virtual/mixed reality).
The selected projects are:
Farid Ben Amor, Principal, Sababa Media Sàrl, Geneva
Eliane Zihlmann, Student in Industrial Design, ZHdK, Zürich
Raffaele Grosjean, Student in Industrial Design, ZHdK, Zürich
Ewa Miendlarzewska, Writer, Carouge
Ian Grünig, Digital Artist, Zürich
Elliot Vaucher, Author, Lausanne
Karian Før, Digital Product Designer, Lausanne
Laurence Suhner, Writer, Geneva
In the end, a CHF 3,000 prize will be awarded to the most promising Swiss project. The experts can also grant a Swiss or international project a chance to partake in an intensive on-site development programme from STORYTEK.
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A one-of-a-kind workshop at the CERN to promote visionary narratives
This 2-day workshop of a new kind in Switzerland is set up in collaboration with CineGlobe Film Festival at CERN and the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia, with the support of Estonian #Futureofcontent accelerator and creative hub STORYTEK. It gives developers of independent stories the opportunity to strengthen their projects with the help of scientists and major players from the digital and screenwriting industries.
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