Creative Cluster

StoryFutures Creative Cluster creates and helps fund R&D projects with creative businesses in the 'Gateway Cluster region' immediately to London's west.

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Academy

StoryFutures Academy delivers cutting edge training in immersive technology and immersive storytelling for the traditional screen industries nationwide.

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International

StoryFutures is gearing up to launch brand new projects worldwide, stay tuned

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StoryFutures Academy

StoryFutures Academy is the UK’s National Centre for Immersive Storytelling run by the National Film and Television School and Royal Holloway, University of London.

Funded as part of UK Research and Innovation’s Audience of the Future industrial strategy challenge fund, the Academy will develop cutting-edge creative training and research programmes to ensure the UK creative workforce is the most skilled in the world in the use of VR, AR and MR.

There are 4 major aims:

  • To offer cutting edge creative training in Immersive Story-Form.
  • To give chances to traditional screen industry talent to work on immersive productions.
  • To foster co-productions.
  • To offer development finance for our participants.

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Resources

Masterclass with Mathias Chelebourg
Masterclasses

Masterclass with Mathias Chelebourg

June 3rd 2020

In the latest edition to the StoryFutures Academy Masterclass series, we present this virtual session with Mathias Chelebourg, giving us an overview of his career to date, and sharing his insight into the world of immersive storytelling and working across multiple XR forms.

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Masterclass with Mohen Leo, ILMxLAB
Masterclasses

Masterclass with Mohen Leo, ILMxLAB

April 8th 2020

StoryFutures Academy presents a Masterclass with ILMxLAB's Mohen Leo on their narrative development process and philosophy. ILMxLAB explores the unique opportunities and challenges of creating stories for immersive media. This Masterclass provides an insight into ILMxLAB's narrative development process...

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Skills for Immersive Experience Creation
Reports

Skills for Immersive Experience Creation

January 28th 2020

This report was written by StoryFutures Academy: The National Centre for Immersive Storytelling run by the National Film and Television School and Royal Holloway, University of London. Funded as part of UK Research and Innovation’s Audience of the Future Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund. Foreward by Sir Peter Bazalgette.

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