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Crossing Borders at the Leipzig Networking Days 2015

We invite you to register for the Leipzig Networking Days 2015 , our annual pitching and networking event. With our weekly programme updates we give you a little preview on what to expect during this year's event. Alongside the keynote by... read more »

Keynote for the Leipzig Networking Days 2015 Announced!

Documentary Campus is delighted to present to you an opening keynote and a follow-up debate for the upcoming Leipzig Networking Days - Story Beats Format . This year, Christian Humborg, director of Grimme Online Award-winning CORRECT!V... read more »

Crossing Dreams Workshop Kicked Off!

The Crossing Dreams Workshop kicked off on 1 September. Crossing Dreams is a joint workshop programme between Crossing Borders and Dare to Dream . We have in total 31 projects and 46 participants from 20 different countries who have come... read more »

Masterschool's "Netwars" Nominated for UN World Summit Award

Documentary Campus Masterschool project Netwars/Out of CTRL has been picked as the best German digital innovation in the category "News&Media" and is therefore nominated for the UN initiated World Summit Award, which recognizes global... read more »

UPCOMING: Crossing Dreams Workshop in Bali

This year's Crossing Dreams workshop is taking place on 1-6 September, 2015 in Bali, Indonesia. Crossing Dreams is a joint workshop programme between Crossing Borders and Dare to Dream. 20 selected participants from South-East Asia (SEA), 3... read more »

WATCH: Creating Your First Virtual Reality

Dan Pacheco draws upon material from his Virtual Reality Storytelling class at the S.I. Newhouse School to provide practical steps for creating interactive scenes in Unity3D that can be exported for web and the Oculus Rift. This includes demos... read more »

WATCH: 360° Cameras Are Flawed. And Here's Why!

In 2014, Edward Miller travelled to Hong Kong to capture a groundbreaking documentary of the Hong Kong pro-democracy protests, designed for the Oculus Rift, which you can watch at www.hongkongunrest.com . Watched thousands of times around the... read more »

WATCH: Masterschool's Project "Money - A Confused User's Guide" on ARTE

Money - A Confused User's Guide developed through the Documentary Campus Masterschool in 2012 is broadcasted on ARTE today (18 August) at 9:45pm - 11:15pm. Find further details on ARTE's website . read more »

WATCH: Using the 360° Video – Possibilities and Pitfalls

Find out how to use editing in virtual reality to engage audiences and which kinds of stories work best in 360° as well as practical issues encountered and how best to create a sense of presence and space in virtual reality footage. Zillah... read more »

WATCH: Virtual Reality – A Tool To Create Stories

Immerse yourself in real-life journalism with pioneers in the field who are bringing a virtual reality experience to news stories. Embody real people in real situations and hear about the direction the field is developing in. Filling in for "the... read more »

INTERVIEW: Getting to Know Jan Rofekamp – New Head of the Masterschool

Tell us briefly what you do for Films Transit International : I started FT in 1982, the year of my immigration to Canada. We started with fiction and docs and the whole doc world, as we know it, did not really exist. There were here and there... read more »

Event Koordinator/in in Leipzig

Wir suchen im Zeitraum Mitte August – Ende Oktober (max 2,5 Monate) zur Unterstützung unseres Teams eine/n Event-Koordinator/in für unser internationales Branchentreffen, die „Leipzig Networking Days“, mit Sitz in Leipzig. Du hast... read more »