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Cross/Trans/New-media - storytelling with new media tools
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Photos that bear witness to modern slavery

“There are more than 27 million people enslaved in the world today — that's double the amount of people taken from Africa during the entire trans-Atlantic slave trade.” — Lisa Kristine
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design thinking in i-docs and factual interactive narratives

design thinking in i-docs and factual interactive narratives | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
What would it mean to apply design thinking to the creation of i-docs? Sandra Gaudenzi has asked Paula Zuccotti (the Overworld) and Ingrid Kopp (Tribeca).
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Post-Industrial Stories

Post-Industrial Stories | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Post-Industrial Stories este este un proiect de documentare fotografică pe termen lung realizat de Ioana Cîrlig şi Marin Raica.
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Two Romanian photographers travelled 3,000 km to 40 sites documenting the lives of people living in ghost post-industrial localities in Romania. 

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MIT - Docubase

MIT - Docubase | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
The open documentary lab
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MIT partner with IDFA and other organisations to create a database of new transmedia projects, creating an online community to share best practices and resources.

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- NFB.ca blog

- NFB.ca blog | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Gerry Flahive discusses the latest installment of the Emmy-award winning interactive documentary, Highrise. Directed by Katerina Cizek.
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15 Documentaries To Watch Out For This Year

15 Documentaries To Watch Out For This Year | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
It's that time of year again, when documentarians flock to New York City with film reels in tow to wow audiences with some of the industry's best non-fictional works of art.
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Once upon a timeline... | The Big Idea | Te Aria Nui

Once upon a timeline... | The Big Idea | Te Aria Nui | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Transmedia NZ's Fiona Milburn looks at how creative practitioners are using familiar social media tools as either standalone story platforms or as part of a wider story world. Read More »
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Adventures of a Serial Trespasser

Adventures of a Serial Trespasser | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Bradley Garrett, a photographer and researcher with a background in anthropology and archeology, has spent the past five years of his life exploring hidden and forgotten parts of cities all over the world...
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He Was Arrested 20 Times For Doing This. But I Think It's TOTALLY Worth It.

He Was Arrested 20 Times For Doing This. But I Think It's TOTALLY Worth It. | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Okay, maybe not totally worth it. But pretty close.
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"Dan wasn’t supposed to be in ANY of these places, but you’ll be glad he was."

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Narrative Humility: Sayantani DasGupta at TEDxSLC

Sayantani is a physican and writer, originally trained in pediatrics and public health, who is a faculty member in the Master's Program in Narrative Medicine...

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Manuela Maiguashca's curator insight, November 6, 2013 12:18 PM

A wonderful speech in which DasGupta talks about our "cultural crisis of hearing" - we hear only the stories we've been conditioned to hear. Technology and information multi-tasking dominate our time. Listening is a skill we need to re-learn. Only then can we tell stories that matter.

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TEDxAtlanta - Dr. Rita Charon - Honoring the Stories of Illness

Dr. Rita Charon asks, "What might medicine be for?" when we, as mortals, live our lives in the glare of our deaths. Thank you to Definition 6 for providing i...

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The Lifeboat Project's curator insight, October 17, 2013 7:06 PM

Dr. Rita Charon talks about 'Narrative Medicine' and its health impact.

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Are Video Games the New Docs? – Point of View Magazine

Are Video Games the New Docs? – Point of View Magazine | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Far from mere escapism, video games might be an ideal medium for exploring social issues. And as Pipe Trouble proves, they can make some people very uncomfortable.
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Black and White Friendship Story of a 4-Year-old Girl and Her Cat

Black and White Friendship Story of a 4-Year-old Girl and Her Cat | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
An economist and photography enthusiast Andy Prokh takes adorable black and white photos of his 4-year-old daughter Katherine and her best friend - a British Shorthair cat, named LiLu Blue Royal Lada. The cat was already 2 years old when Andy's baby daughter was born, and the two have been ...
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Building Storyworlds: A look into a writer’s room built for the 21st century « The Pixel Report

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How Sharing Other People's Content Makes You an Irresistible Job Candidate

How Sharing Other People's Content Makes You an Irresistible Job Candidate | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Creating your own content isn't the only way to get noticed. Becoming a go-to curator of quality information for your industry can also earn you a spot on a hiring manager's hit...
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Great advice for people who don't have the time or the inclination to create content online: curate! But don't forget to credit, mention &/or thank the original creator.

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Group dynamics and the future of storytelling

Group dynamics and the future of storytelling | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
French version available here. On October 4-5, 2013, we hosted with Storycode Paris a 24-hour workshop (article in French only) dedicated to transmedia writing and creation. A fairly simple concept...
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Hollow — an Interactive Documentary

Hollow — an Interactive Documentary | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Explore the rural communities of McDowell County, West Virginia through Hollow, an interactive documentary featuring the stories of over 30 residents who live there.
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Dadaab Stories

Dadaab Stories | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Dadaab Stories is an evolving online documentary. It's nonlinear and multimedia. There's video and photography, poetry, music and journalism. Most importantly, Dadaab Stories is a place for refugees to share their stories with the world.
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:: geld.gr

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A Florian Thalhofer (the inventor of the Korsakow platform) project where material is selected and edited based on ratings from the audience. 

 

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How Do We Measure the Impact of Documentaries?: Data from the Puma Impact Award Nominees

How Do We Measure the Impact of Documentaries?: Data from the Puma Impact Award Nominees | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
In the world of social issue filmmaking, great work is being done in linking films to real-world issues that need attention.
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"Social media activity interacts with real-world actions in interesting ways.  It's not the be all end all of social impact, but it does prove that you're engaging people in a certain way. "

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Guillermo Del Toro Reveals His 5 Biggest Tips For Making A Movie

Guillermo Del Toro Reveals His 5 Biggest Tips For Making A Movie | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it

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"The genre-master filmmaker behind Pan's Labyrinth , Hellboy , and Pacific Rim gives BuzzFeed his insight on telling great stories" ...

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Story 2.0: The Surprising Thing About The Next Wave Of Narrative

Story 2.0: The Surprising Thing About The Next Wave Of Narrative | Storytelling in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Wrapping up a three-part series Jonathan Gottschall discusses the problem with interactivity and some eternal truths of storytelling.

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Manuela Maiguashca's curator insight, November 6, 2013 7:50 AM

Gottschall argues that technology is radically changing how we consume stories, without changing the fundamental elements of the stories themselves. Very intersting read.

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Stories

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The Lifeboat Project's curator insight, October 30, 2013 7:55 PM

Emotive Storytelling, the Heart and Science of Persuasion aim to "rediscover of the ancient wisdom of storytelling and combine it with advances in neuroscience, virtual agents, and digital media. The use of narrative to influence health behavior is being rediscovered, and research has increasingly supported this strategy. Today, these seminal forces and technologies are combining to drive user engagement, adherence and behavior change in healthcare, marketing, education and business."