International conference on storytelling, film and VR

Assembling Essemble is a two days international conference focusing on storytelling, film and VR. The conference marks the end of the European Erasmus + project Essemble jointly promoted by Universidade Lusófona (Lisbon); MOME (Budapest); ifs (Cologne) and LUCA (Brussels), four European film schools that have come together to explore the new possibilities digital VR technologies and the merge between animation and live image, open both from an educational and creative point of view. The first day of the conference specifically targets film and media schools teachers interested in acquiring knowledge and skills about the use of these new technologies in educational settings and includes a tailored hands-on workshop on VR and storytelling. The second day includes a set of case studies and keynotes on the future of film and the changes these technologies imply both for educators and professionals.

Venues: Universidade Lusófona Campus, Lisbon; Cinema City Alvalade

Dates: October 5ht and 6th, 2017

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Responsável pelos conteúdos do website do Conselho da Europa visita Universidade Lusófona

Alun Drake foi recebido na Universidade Lusófona pelo nosso docente Tony Costa. Alun Drake é responsável pelos conteúdos do website do Conselho da Europa, endereço em que constam vários filmes produzidos pelos nossos alunos no âmbito da parceria entre a Universidade Lusófona e o Conselho da Europa. Desde 2013 que os alunos finalistas da Licenciatura em Cinema, Vídeo e Comunicação Multimédia produzem spots publicitários de cariz social e dos direitos humanos. Podem vê-los aqui.