Serious games and related activities used in Mike Farley's Toronto classroom.
ChangeGamer promotes the use of computer games to study themes such as energy, climate change, natural disasters, the environment, economics, politics, and history. The main function of ChangeGamer is to search for high-quality games, and to create student activities for each of those games. The vast majority of games are free, browser-based, and playable on a number of different platforms.
«if you want your film to motivate an audience to act, find out what else motivates them and address or incorporate it directly.» / «It’s an invitation to participate. Once a group is hooked, they’re in. It’s not just about participation, but co-facilitation. The group makes the outcome.»
Collapsus is a new experience in cross-media storytelling that combines interactivity with animation, fiction and documentary. Collapsus looks into the near future and shows you how the imminent energy transition affects a group of ten young people, who appear to be caught up in an energy conspiracy. What will their world look like after the turbulent transition from fossil fuels to alternative energy sources? Directed by: Tommy Pallotta (producer of the award-winning film Waking Life and A Scanner Darkly, starring Keanu Reeves and Robert Downey Jr.)