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As our work develops, we will release our research findings, training materials and insights to help support our partners, university researchers and the growth of the UK's immersive economy.


StoryFutures Academy Presents 'VP Futures: Behind The Scenes Of A Virtual Production Accelerator Programme'

StoryFutures Academy, November 28th 2022

StoryFutures Academy presents, in association with Future Screens NI, 'VP Futures: Behind The Scenes Of A Virtual Production Accelerator Programme'. This five-episode series recounts the roller coaster journey of VP Futures, an intensive skills development journey into the world of VP and real time technologies.

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Imperial War Museum: One Story, Many Voices

StoryFutures Academy, December 2nd 2021

One Story, Many Voices is an innovative digital installation project which brings together a group of celebrated writers, local communities, and members of SWWHPP with expertise in binaural sound recording. Together they imagined and created immersive sound worlds with diverse voices reflecting on war and conflict and its impact on our lives today. StoryFutures Academy worked with the Imperial War Museum and writers and partners around the country to help realise binaural immersive sound pieces which use 360 sound to put the audience at the heart of the story.

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Accessing R&D Funding

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, May 17th 2021

UK funders are increasingly looking to support innovation collaborations between industry and academics. This webinar provides an overview of funding opportunities from Innovate UK and research councils and guides on making successful applications.

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Audiences and Opportunities: Applying for StoryFutures China StoryLab

StoryFutures International, February 25th 2021

StoryLab is the process in which a UK production company can secure funding to produce the National Gallery SFChina experience. This event will outline the StoryLab process, the opportunity for UK SMEs, the funding available, and provide more information on our partners the National Gallery and the Shanghai Museum of Science & Technology.

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Business Support

COVID-19: Useful links for companies in our network

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, April 27th 2020

We're continuing to support companies during the Covid-19 pandemic. We are actively compiling this list from external sources and partners relevant to the companies in our creative cluster. Find links to start-up support, industry resources, funding access and more.


StoryFutures Academy Masterclass with Vicki Dobbs Beck, ILMxLAB

StoryFutures Academy, December 5th 2019

StoryFutures Academy presents a Masterclass with Vicki Dobbs Beck, Executive in Charge of ILMxLAB, a division launched by Lucasfilm in 2015 to pioneer in the field of immersive storytelling. StoryFutures Academy, a partner of CreativeXR, a joint programme developed by Digital Catapult and Arts Council England, with support from RYOT Studio.

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