The third edition of #IDSAcademy2017 ended yesterday. Once again there was an ice breaking session. Participants were involved in a team game aimed to improve collaboration. The following activity was called Spazio Wiki Doc, a new working process to discuss projects (visual facilitation fishball). Experts and directors shared a collaborative space to promote creative solutions. The projects were two and their presentations started an intense … Continue reading #IDSAcademy2017: the ending day
The Rouge et Noir Cinema of Palermo is again the place for a new special projection related to IDS Academy 2017. It’s time for Human Flow, a documentary (in competition at the Venice International Film Festival) by the famous Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, already protagonist this year in Palermo with his installation Odissey at the Cantieri Culturali della Zisa. Human Flow, a film about today’s … Continue reading A special preview for Human Flow at #IDSAcademy2017
The second day of IDSAcademy was held yesterday in Cantieri Culturali della Zisa. First the participants have been involved in an “Ice Breaking” session so they could know each other better by playing a game. After that there was the match making pitching session: videomakers presented their projects and showed teasers of documentaries still in development. They received suggestions and feedback from experts, producers and … Continue reading #IDSAcademy2017: the second day
The third edition of #IDSAcademy started yesterday. This project is planned by Doc/it – Associazione Documentaristi Italiani. As the past two editions, the purpose is to bring together young videomakers and producers to share ideas, gather suggestions and promote new partnerships for documentary films productions. During the first day of #IDSAcademy the videomakers took part in the matchmaking lab. Their documentaries, still in development, were … Continue reading #IDSAcademy2017: the first day
The 2017 edition of IDSAcademy started in an auspicious way: the projection at Rouge et Noir Cinema in Palermo of the docufilm Happy Winter, a project by Giovanni Totaro developed during the 2015 edition of #IDSAcademy. The work – which has already been projected at the Venice International Film Festival – is the result of the support of various Sicilian institutes: the director was a … Continue reading Happy Winter opens the 2017 edition of #IDSAcademy
After the Merit Awards acclaim, here are the names of work for EXCELLENCE Awards category. The Rome Web Awards Board congratulates with all participants for the high quality of work in competition, that put Jury in real trouble to decide the best works. This year have been awarded not only the best artists and works, but also YOUTUBERS, GAMERS and the BEST YOUTUBE CHANNELS. The … Continue reading The Rome Web Awards publish 2017 EXCELLENCE AWARDS winners!
Academy Award winning actor, musician, director and entrepreneur Jared Leto focuses on the future of humanity with the world’s most interesting visionaries in science, art, technology and politics. Additional Info ORIGINAL TITLE: Beyond the Horizon PRODUCTION: Verizon CO-PRODUCTION: AOL Originals MEDIA: Corporate website COUNTRY: USA YEAR: 2015 DIRECTOR: Jared Leto MAIN LINK: LINK TYPOLOGY: Grassroot INTERACTIVE: No ONGOING: Yes GENRE: Other Continue reading BEYOND THE HORIZON
It’s a new documentary series, we explore virtual reality as a new medium for entertainment and human interaction. Additional Info ORIGINAL TITLE: Sense of Presence: What Is Virtual Reality? PRODUCTION: Unreal Engine MEDIA: Corporate website COUNTRY: USA YEAR: 2015 DIRECTOR: Unreal Engine MAIN LINK: LINK OTHER LINK 1: Youtube TYPOLOGY: Grassroot INTERACTIVE: No ONGOING: Yes GENRE: Other Continue reading Sense of Presence: What Is Virtual Reality?
Khalid Abdalla, Actor, Producer, Activist 02 03 Filming Revolution is a meta-documentary about documentary and independent filmmaking in Egypt since the revolution, bringing together the collective wisdom and creative strategies of media-makers in Egypt, before during and after the revolution. You are invited to engage with Egyptian filmmakers, artists, activists and archivists, talking about their work and their ideas about how (and whether) to make … Continue reading FILMING REVOLUTION
17000 Islands is an interactive documentary which explores different models of reality by looking at how the image of a nation is created and how making a documentary about it becomes part of the creation process. 17000 Islands is shot in the “Beautiful Indonesia Miniature Park”, former president Suharto’s 1975 attempt at displaying a model of a perfect Indonesia. The twist is that the original … Continue reading 17.000 ISLANDS