The farm family, with deep community roots and generations living close to the soil, finds itself at the center of profound demographic, technological, economic and environmental change. Over five days, meet four Iowa farm families navigating this changing world. And, in a journalistic first, step into the century-old Dammann farm through 360-degree video and virtual reality.
The first world war interactive documentary in 7 languages with 30 minutes of film plus interactive maps, picture galleries, audio interviews, archive news articles. Its a global look at the war told through the voice of 10 historians from 10 different countries.
StoryScape is a new literacy platform for the digital age that is being developed by the Affective Computing Group in the MIT Media Lab. The goal of the project is to create an inclusive creative learning platform that allows users to create stories in order to facilitate constructionist participatory learning.
It has been 25 years since the invention of the world wide web and more than 2 billion people are now connected. How does this information revolution affect us personally, socially and morally? Find out what pride, lust, greed, gluttony, envy, wrath and sloth mean in the digital world – and cast judgment on the guilty. Will you absolve or condemn them?
Rooted in post-Katrina New Orleans, Land of Opportunity is an ongoing exploration of the often contentious process of community redevelopment in the face of crisis/disaster. Through perspectives that travel across media, including a film and new experimental interactive web platform, the project explores the fundamental question: What kinds of communities do we want to (re)build in the 21st century?
From a ship in the South China Sea to the cost of health care in the United States, the range of subjects here is broad, but the common thread is the form of storytelling — an integration of text, video, photography and graphics.