Wohoo! We have two special guests in town from the USA and UK, who are keen to meetup with Transmedia Victoria folk this Monday 28th November.
Story architect Lance Weiler (USA) and digital writer and producer David Varela (UK) are here for Screen Australia’s “Multiplatform Storytelling” event on Tuesday) – Tickets are still available!
Lance Weiler wrote, experience designed and directed the feature film Head Trauma and its accompanying alternate reality game and theatre experience; as well as the alternate reality game Pandemic, which was selected for the Sundance Film Festival’s New Frontiers program. He runs DIYDays.com, a roving conference for indies and his latest project is Robot Heart Stories, a participatory storytelling project for kids. http://www.lanceweiler.com/
David Varela is a TV and Alternate Reality Game producer and writer. He has worked on alternate reality games such as Sony Xi, Perplex City and Lewis Hamilton: Secret Life for Nike. Two of the latest projects he is part of have been crowdfunded, Balance of Powers and Clockwork Watch: The Arrival. http://www.davidvarela.com/
It is so good they’re both in town – so make the most of this opportunity to chat with two highly experienced and generous creatives.
Event starts at 7pm, talks at 8pm. It is at The Loop Bar, 23 Meyers Place, Melbourne. Here is the Facebook event page – sign up so we know numbers!