Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age
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a look at the creative and technical worlds of immersive storytelling
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Fair Use in a Transmedia World

Fair Use in a Transmedia World | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

... as documentarians increasingly move into a transmedia environment, many are asking what fair use means outside the confines of a film. The lessons learned by documentary filmmakers are in fact transferable.

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How children's books escape the page

How children's books escape the page | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Children's books seem especially apt for adaptation by TV, film and theatre, and some have slipped into the cultural mainstream, say Michael Hann...
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Is Tech Too Damn Distracting?

Is Tech Too Damn Distracting? | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
I’m a bad man. I simply do not pay attention the way I used to, and it's all because of technology, which constantly distracts me. How about you?
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South Park celebrates 15 years

South Park celebrates 15 years | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
It's been one hell of a year for South Park 's creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker.
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Moby Dick In Space: Lynne Ramsay Reimagines Melville's Classic

Moby Dick In Space: Lynne Ramsay Reimagines Melville's Classic | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Lynne Ramsay is shaking up Moby Dick in a way that will get modern audiences to actually pay mind to the most-famous-book-no-one-reads (this guy aside) -- she's taking the story to space.
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10 Years Ago Today: Apple Introduces the iPod, Changes Everything

10 Years Ago Today: Apple Introduces the iPod, Changes Everything | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
There are some historical moments whose significance is obvious at the moment, where you know it will be remembered and commemorated in years to come.
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Social Deserves it's own Progamming According to MTV

Social Deserves it's own Progamming According to MTV | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

According to Dermot McCormack, EVP of Digital Media for MTV, in a recent article in Gigom, social networks aren’t just for announcing when the next episode of Jersey Shore airs, but a whole new platform for media creation and distribution.

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Transmedia Storytelling: It’s the Story Stupid

Transmedia Storytelling: It’s the Story Stupid | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

The transmedia part of transmedia storytelling is like building a musical score the way a conductor employs different instruments in an orchestra...

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Under the covers

Under the covers | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

If the publishing industry seems like just another traditional media dinosaur – waiting, like the music world before it, for the guillotine to fall – well, it's easy to banish the thought in Frankfurt in October.

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'The Avengers': iPhone Filmed Part Of The Marvel Movie

'The Avengers': iPhone Filmed Part Of The Marvel Movie | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Even superheroes love their Apple products. Marvel, first with Paramount and now Disney, has spent the past few years working towards "The Avengers," their massive superhero teamup film.
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Pokémon Finally Comes to World of Warcraft, and No One is Safe

Pokémon Finally Comes to World of Warcraft, and No One is Safe | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
After collecting non-combat in-game pets for nearly seven years, Mists of Pandaria will finally give players the ability to collect, level, battle, and trade these monsters in their pockets.
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Moore excited about new platforms

Moore excited about new platforms | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Moore discusses new gaming platforms such as the Wii U, 3DS and PlayStation Vita, whether EA might return to more niche sports such as cricket and rugby, the meteoric rise of new EA Sports chief Andrew Wilson, and what Electronic Arts might look like five years from now.

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MISS Representation & OWN Inspires the Creation of The Transmedia Women’s Council on Linkedin

MISS Representation & OWN Inspires the Creation of The Transmedia Women’s Council on Linkedin | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

MISS Representation & OWN inspires the creation of The Transmedia Women's Council on LinkedIn to help WCN Shape is [sic] programming policies for Women.

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Transmedia for Social Documentary

Transmedia for Social Documentary | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Transmedia as a buzzword has taken on a life of its own beyond the film world, translating to mobile campaigns, television shows, advertising, and even books.

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Jackson picks up Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Jackson picks up Chitty Chitty Bang Bang | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Sir Peter Jackson has bought the vintage car made famous in the movie Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, and kids throughout New Zealand will soon have the chance to ride in it.

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Revitalizing the Muppets Franchise

Revitalizing the Muppets Franchise | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
This month's The Muppets movie tries to reverse decades of brand mismanagement.
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Paul David Wimsett's comment, August 12, 2012 3:23 AM
I don't think Muppet Christmas Carol was a mistake-it's such as a common theme that it could have been done before Disney. Treasure Island and Wizard of Oz less so.
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‘Beavis and Butt-head’ return to MTV

‘Beavis and Butt-head’ return to MTV | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Beavis and Butt-head forever! Even in this snarky online age, the two heavy-breathing teens have a role to play.
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[Transmedia as Art] The Mystery of the Body: Berlinde De Bruyckere in dialogue with Lucas Cranach and Pier Paolo Pasolini

[Transmedia as Art] The Mystery of the Body: Berlinde De Bruyckere in dialogue with Lucas Cranach and Pier Paolo Pasolini | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
The exhibition presents a transmedia dialogue between sculptures, drawings, paintings, and films. However, the dialogue not only brings together various media but also spans many epochs.
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Can TV Be an Active Medium?

Can TV Be an Active Medium? | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Much like human beings have become increasingly untethered, so too has television. With smartphones and iPads now promoting content where, when and how consumers want it, the trend is not lost on television.

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Cinematic TV dramas spark a revolution in online viewing

Cinematic TV dramas spark a revolution in online viewing | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
US online distributors look to copy success of BBC iPlayer as 'boxset' culture grows among viewers...
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Digital Hollywood L.A. 2011:The Two Screen Revolution

Digital Hollywood L.A. 2011:The Two Screen Revolution | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Tablets and smartphones are changing viewing habits whether this be by offering simultaneous viewing on a second screen or providing a social media forum for viewers during programming.
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Studios and Transmedia, Part 3 of 3

Studios and Transmedia, Part 3 of 3 | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
My intention is to illustrate what my personal interactions with the studios have taught me about their general view of “transmedia”. (I put it in quotes because, at the time, we weren’t even calling it transmedia.It was just new, interesting avenues to tell stories.)
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Teller Working On The Stage Version Of The Exorcist

Teller Working On The Stage Version Of The Exorcist | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

There must be magic in the water. Recently, we’ve had both Ghost Stories, with input from Andy Nyman, and Play Dead, co-written and directed by Teller, weaving techniques from conjuring and illusion into narratives.

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Playing Moore games than ever

Playing Moore games than ever | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Peter Moore certainly knows how to charm an audience. The gaming industry veteran has conducted countless interviews and product launches during his long career at Sega, Microsoft and (most recently) Electronic Arts.

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PwC Updates Global Outlook For Media & Entertainment — And Not In A Good Way

PwC Updates Global Outlook For Media & Entertainment — And Not In A Good Way | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

PricewaterhouseCoopers’ annual Global Entertainment & Media Outlook traditionally offers a solid overview of the industry. But it has never amended its findings — until now.

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