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News from StoryFutures and StoryFutures Academy

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Five Storytelling projects announced as part of the 2020 CreativeXR Cohort
Five Storytelling projects announced as part of the 2020 CreativeXR Cohort

StoryFutures Academy, July 8th 2020

StoryFutures Academy supports CreativeXR as Storytelling Partner, with five selected Storytelling projects

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StoryFutures Academy partners with Creative England's Ideate Programme
StoryFutures Academy partners with Creative England's Ideate Programme

StoryFutures Academy, July 6th 2020

StoryFutures Academy partners with Creative England's Ideate Programme

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Production Booster and Kickstart projects awarded funding for immersive production
Production Booster and Kickstart projects awarded funding for immersive production

StoryFutures Academy, June 12th 2020

StoryFutures Academy announces the recipients of Development Funding for UK immersive productions, across four Production Booster projects and seven Kickstart projects, an investment totally over £140,000

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Discovery Partners with StoryFutures to Make the Virtual A Reality
Discovery Partners with StoryFutures to Make the Virtual A Reality

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, June 10th 2020

In collaboration with The Department for International Trade, Discovery and StoryFutures engaged over 50 UK based SME’s who responded to a call for new approaches to factual storytelling using immersive technologies. Using StoryFutures’ open innovation framework, Brighton based creative agency StoryThings emerged with the winning idea over a two-day virtual workshop that will now be piloted for Discovery.

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Train the Trainer awards announced
Train the Trainer awards announced

StoryFutures Academy, June 3rd 2020

StoryFutures Academy announces the first recipients of funding for Train the Trainer.

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StoryFutures Academy supporting CreativeXR as Storytelling Partner
StoryFutures Academy supporting CreativeXR as Storytelling Partner

StoryFutures Academy, March 9th 2020

Applications now open for the third round of Digital Catapult and Arts Council England’s CreativeXR Fund for immersive creatives, with support from StoryFutures Academy

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Announcing Train the Trainer Funding
Announcing Train the Trainer Funding

StoryFutures Academy, January 31st 2020

Train the Trainer Funding is for applications that enable researchers and teachers in UK higher and further education undertake research and teaching development in immersive storytelling.

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StoryFutures Academy Launches Skills for Immersive Experience Creation Report
StoryFutures Academy Launches Skills for Immersive Experience Creation Report

StoryFutures Academy, January 28th 2020

The Skills for Immersive Experience Creation: Barriers to growth in the UK Immersive Economy Report by Professor James Bennett and Amanda Murphy, was launched by Sir Peter Bazalgette on 28 January 2020

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ILMxLAB Creative Mentoring Scheme for UK immersive productions
ILMxLAB Creative Mentoring Scheme for UK immersive productions

StoryFutures Academy, November 29th 2019

StoryFutures Academy, the National Centre for Immersive Storytelling jointly run by the National Film and Television School (NFTS) and Royal Holloway University of London, announces a collaboration with the world-leading ILMxLAB

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BBC Three Immersive Co-Production Challenge
BBC Three Immersive Co-Production Challenge

StoryFutures Academy, October 9th 2019

StoryFutures Academy and BBC Three have partnered for our first co-production challenge, in order to see how we can create innovative ways to engage 16-34 year olds using immersive technologies.

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