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Filmgate Interactive’s 3rd Annual Transmedia Festival Will Highlight Immersive Media Works

Filmgate Interactive's 3rd Annual Transmedia Festival Will Highlight Immersive Media Works

FilmGate Interactive’s transmedia festival, South Florida’s only transmedia conference and festival, is coming back Miami for a third year this February.

FilmGate will be holding several screenings workshops, talkbacks and panels featuring industry leaders such as Jake Price, Lance Weiler, Mike Knowlton, Patric Jean and Wally Rodriguez.

Events to look forward to include the Miami premiere of “Unknown Spring,” a documentary about the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the Lance Weiler-helmed Learn. Do. Share., a think tank-style event for teens, a workshop titled “How to Create Immersive Media Projects,” moderated by Mike Knowlton, a Post-Production Workshop on Digital VFX taught by Emmy-award winner Wally Rodriguez and a study on linear vs. non-linear storytelling led by Patric Jean. 

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Attendees will also want to check out The “Ace Ventura Pet Detective” Miami Beach Experience — it’s an interactive pop-up screening of the Jim Carrey film that will feature various Miami celebrities, themed food and reenactments of some of the film’s key scenes. And for gadget geeks, there’s also the Interactive Tech Playground to look forward to — it features 10,000 square feet and 20-jurried exhibitions worth of innovative products for patrons to take out for a whirl.

FilmGate Interactive  will run from February 1-8, 2015 in various locations all over Miami and Miami Beach. Find out more here.

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