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interDocsBarcelona 2016 / 23-29 June – The conference

In All posts, News & Events by Arnau Gifreu

The nineteenth edition of DocsBarcelona will open on Wednesday 25th of May with Sonita, by the Iranian director Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami. The closing will be on Sunday 29th of May with the awards ceremony. Here is a summary of the last edition (2015):

interDocsBarcelona is the interactive and transmedia documentary section of DocsBarcelona, a professional meeting to understand, disseminate, create, finance and exhibit the interactive documentary. Here you can access a summary of the last edition.


The 4rth interDocsBarcelona includes the following activities: conference, interactive pitch, Popathon, online screenings and Meeting Point. Let’s see a little bit of each activity.

a) InterDocsBarcelona Conference

InterDocsBarcelona 2Focused on the international sphere, with talks on transmedia creation and storytelling, and significant case studies. Projects, experiences and initiatives of Spanish  field are also presented. Each year the conference focuses on a specific thematic area. During previous editions have attended first class international speakers as Florian Thalhofer (Korsakow), Adam Gee (Channel 4), Alexandre Brachet (Upian), Mandy Rose, Sandra Gaudenzi and Judith Aston (i-Docs), Alex Nelson and Robin Cramp (BBC Connected Studio/BBC Taster), Mike Robbins (Helios Design Labs), Arnaud Dressen (Honkytonk Films), Mads Damsbo (Makropol), Remco Vlaanderen (Submarine Channel), Ram Devineni (Ratapallax), Neil Harbison (Cyborg Foundation), Alvaro Liuzzi (Universidad de la Plata) or Sebastián Melo (Chaka Studio), among others.

All videos from the 2nd edition of the conference available here.

All videos from the 3rd edition of the conference available here.

WHERE AND WHEN

Wednesday 25th May 9.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. at CCCB.

Location: Sala Teatre del CCCB (c/Montalegre, 5 Barcelona)

PROGRAMME

8:30-9:00 REGISTRATION: Arrivals and registrations 
9:00-9:30
WELCOME
Welcome to the fourth edition! Joan Gonzàlez
DocsBarcelona
Arnau Gifreu
InterDocsBarcelona
9:30-10:00
PRESENTATION 1
STARTING WITH PEOPLE: PROTOTYPING PARTICIPATION AND PERSONALISATION Liz Rosenthal
Power to the Pixel
10:00 – 11:00
CASE STUDY 1
IDOCS AS TEMPORARY AUTONOMOUS ZONES David Dufresne & Anita Hugi

Prison Valley,
Fort McMoney,
Hors Jeu, Dada-Data

11:00 – 11:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:30 – 12:15
PRESENTATION 2
CONVERSATION WITH THE AUDIENCE IN THE INTERACTIVE PRODUCTIONS Emilie Bessard
ARTE France
12:15 – 13:00
CASE STUDY 2
OFFSHORE: AN INTERACTIVE EXPERIMENT ON EXTREME OIL Brenda Longfellow
York University
Mike Robbins
Helios Design LabsOffshore
13:00– 13:30
PANEL
Q&A  Liz Rosenthal
David Dufresne
Anita Hugi
Emilie Bessard
Brenda Longfellow
13:30–15:00 LUNCH
15:00–15:45
PRESENTATION 3
LATIN AMERICAN KALEIDOSCOPE OF TRANSMEDIA NONFICTION STORIES Fernando Irigaray

Mujeres en venta
Desiguales
15:45 – 16:00
CASE STUDY 3
EL NEWSGAME COMO RECURSO PERIODÍSTICO:
BEYOND THE PARADISE
Angelo Attanasio&
Carlos Ruiz
Beyond the Paradise
16:00-16:20
PRESENTATION 4
TV3’S BID FOR THE INTERACTIVE DOCUMENTARY Ferran Clavell
Televisió de Catalunya
16:20-16:40
CASE STUDY 4
CASE STUDY OF THE CAMPAIGN SEGUIR CON VIDA WITH  METGES SENSE FRONTERES  Amaia Esparza
Médicos sin fronteras
Joan Guash
EGM Laboratoris Color
16:40-17:00
PRESENTATION 5
VIRTUAL REALITY & IMMERSIVE REALITY
WITH EGM & ANTAVIANA FILMS
Joan Guash
EGM Laboratoris Color
Bernat Aragonés
Antaviana Films
 17:00– 18:00 NETWORKING 

CONFERENCE FEE

Fee Fee (21% VAT excluded) Fee (21% VAT**)
Standard 24,79€ 30€
Student 13,22€ 16€

*The Fee includes coffee break, lunch and after drink.
*Places are limited.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS


Angelo Attanasio, Journalist & Multimedia Producer and Editor, Italia & Spain

Filmmaker reports and interactive and immersive multimedia. Collaborates with newspapers and magazines Europe and Latin America. Several of his works have received important mentions and international awards. Including: Premio Rey de España de Periodismo 2016, Digital Category; Special mention Ortega y Gasset Awards 2015 and 2016, to the best media coverage; Longlist of One World Media Awards 2015, Digital Media Award category; Journalism Award for Research and Technological Innovation “Tecnalia” (seventh edition).

Emilie Bessard, Interactive Commissioning Editor, ARTE, France

Since 2011, she has taken part in the interactive production of ARTE (France) to create and distribute some of the greatest interactive projects in Europe. Between 2011 and 2015, she set up the Social Media activities of ARTE developing a social strategy through an editorial approach, growing the in-house skills in web & social storytelling.

Ferran Clavell, Head of Innovation, TVC, Spain

Ferran Clavell, head of Innovation and the Digital Media Audiences in CCMA. For 15 years participated in the creation and development of interactive services of CCMA: Internet portals of TV3 and Catalonia Radio, TV3alacarta portal, applications for mobile phones and tablets and services of TV connected. Also promoted the interactive documentary on TV3 and is coauthor of several books such as “Digital Audiovisual Communication.” He was a member of the jury awards in various editions and Digital Emmy Awards and Webby Awards.
David Dufresne, Independent Journalist & Filmmaker, Canada

Writer and interactive filmmaker. Resident Fellow at MIT’s Open Documentary Lab (Boston), he is the writer and director of the multiple-award-winning documentary game Fort McMoney (Toxa/Arte/NFB), acclaimed by the New York Times as a “marriage of film and video games.” With Philippe Brault, he co-produced the web documen­tary Prison Valley (2010, Upian/Arte), the winner of many international honours, including the 2011 World Press Photo Multimedia Award.

Anita Hugi, Producer & Author, SRF, Switzerland

Graduate in language and communication studies, has worked as a freelance journalist for print, radio, and online media. She is head of a  program of arts and culture doc­umentaries at  SRF (Switzerland). It presents and (co-) produces films about art such as the collection Cherchez la femme, for which Hugi pro­duced a portrait of Dada artist Sophie Taeuber Arp. She has been involved in the production of various online projects and maga­zines, including Neuland.

Fernando Irigaray, Teacher, Webjournalist, Filmmaker & Transmedia Producer, UNR, Argentina

Master in New Technologies Information and communication. Director of the Masters’ Degree in Digital Interactive Communication and Manager of multimedia communication at the Universidad Nacional de Rosario. Also, executive director of the Latin American Chair Transmedia Narratives.

 
Brenda Longfellow, Teacher & Transmedia Filmmaker, York University, Canada

Is an award winning filmmaker whose documentaries have been screened and broadcast internationally winning prestigious awards. In 2013 she launched the interactive documentary OFFSHORE. She teaches in the Department of Cinema and Media Arts at York University and has published articles on documentary and feminist film.

 
Mike Robbins, Creative Technologist & Producer, Helios Design Labs, Canada

Creative Technologist and a partner at Helios Design Labs, where he has been for the last 15 years. He oversees the interactive part of Helios’ creative output. Recent projects that he has worked on in include Quipu, Digital Me, After the Storm, The Highrise series, Offshore, 17,000 Islands among others. The work has collectively won a number of major awards and nominations.

 

Liz Rosenthal, Founder & CEO, Power to the Pixel, United Kingdom

An early advocate and pioneer of interactive storytelling, new media business models and audience engagement. Founder and CEO of Power the Pixel (PttP), an organisation helping international film and media businesses adapt to stay relevant to changing technology and audiences. PttP helps creators and companies develop stories and new entertainment formats that engage today’s connected audiences across the multiple platforms. Power to the Pixel’s services include advisory on projects, innovation and business strategy, project development labs, think tanks and internatio

Soon will explain in detail here the other 4 parts of interDocsBarcelona.

Arnau Gifreu
Coordinator