Panelists will discuss the elements of craft and technical skill an actor must execute to avoid the cutting room floor and the decisions directors, producers and editors make based on an actor’s performance. Audience members will leave with a better understanding of the process of editing a feature film and how the actor can best serve that process.
Wednesday, December 14
7:00 PM PT
John Axelrad, ACE, Crazy Heart
Maysie Hoy, ACE, Madea films, What Dreams May Come
Michael Jablow, ACE, Old School
Carol Littleton, ACE, A Walk in the Woods, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Moderator – Mitchell Danton, ACE, Switched at Birth
STORYTELLING IN VIRTUAL REALITY: A LOOK AT AN EMERGING IMMERSIVE ENTERTAINMENT
As Virtual Reality technology continues to advance and the proliferation of VR content continues to rise, there is no question that this new form of storytelling is shifting the landscape of entertainment. How is VR different from established mediums like film, television, theater, and webisodes? What is the difference between Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality? What opportunities does VR offer and what are some challenges it poses? And what does all this mean for the performer acting in these immersive spaces? These are all questions that will be addressed in this panel Storytelling in Virtual Reality.
Thursday, December 15
7:00 PM PT
Tai Crosby – CEO of SilVR Thread
Chris Edwards, CEO of The Third Floor
Angela Haddad, VR Creative Director
Keight Leighn, actor
Matt Thompson, writer, director AFTER: VR Series
Moderator – John Bucher
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