1. Which could be a possible business model behind the interactive documentary?
According to Dr. Aston, there are a large number of emerging business models, such as the digital publishing business model for the ipad, an interactive television business model, a community driven business model, etc.
2. Which are active countries in relation to the production of interactive documentaries?
In Canada there’s a long tradition of supporting documentary practices and in France there’s a strong tradition of supporting the Arts. Exciting art projects are of value in France. There’s some interesting work in Australia and also in the early days there was work coming from the BBC. There are pockets all over the world where support has been provided, but Canada and France have given continual support and that’s why they are so advanced now.