I’m off to Halifax end of Feb. to join the Women Making Waves Conference & crafting a transmedia masterclass. Looking forward to connecting with the community on the East Coast!
My fantastic interview with Alison Norrington on The Chatsfield: Harlequin Mills & Boon’s transmedia storyworld is up!
Check out how this Cutting Edge Multi-Platform Publishing Venture is supporting Fan Fiction & Fan-Made Videos… super cool
Fans of “The Hunger Games” will finally get their theme park experience, but they’ll have to travel to Dubai.
So it’s finally happening… & what will fans do? fight to the death? persecute & torture each other??? watch other’s play to the death???
Lina Srivastava combines media, technology, art, and storytelling for social transformation. She is the founder of a social innovation strategy group that has provided project design consultation to social impact organizations, including UNESCO, the World Bank, UNICEF. But she also works as an impact producer with with filmmakers…”
Twitter promised its users live-streaming back in January when it bought Periscope. It wasn’t clear just when that functionality would come into being until today, as Twitter launches Periscope as an iOS app. In the meantime, Periscope’s competitor, Meerkat has become very popular, and there is no doubt that Meerkat’s recent meteoric success has been a…
Fans of Marvel’s Avengers film franchise rejoiced this week when they were treated to the third instalment of the Age of Ultron trailer. Marvel had promised to unlock the trailer if fans tweeted about it, and as Snickers did during the lead up to the Super Bowl, they kept their promise. And oh boy, was it…
If you’re a US-based filmmaker, you may not have considered co-production funding before because there are zero co-production treaties between the USA and Europe. (In comparison, Canada has 50. Thanks American studio system!) However, with a tiny bit of creativity, you can actually tap into hundreds of European film funds who actually want to invest in your movie.
Meerkat. Not the African rodent that lives in a colony and is always aware of what’s going down. Meerkat, the app. You might have still not heard about it… it’s actually so new. It’s only been around for three weeks or so and it’s gaining traction fast! Last week Twitter decided to “kill” Meerkat by…
This year, understanding consumer behavior by using innovative digital marketing techniques will play the leading role in the digital marketing landscape. Digital marketers will focus more on curating quality owned-content and creating true user experiences. They will use digital storytelling, branded content, contextual email and mobile-marketing, social influencers, as well and “human to human” personalization. They are right…