10.02.2013 - James D. Bissell, Juergen Mayer H., Alex McDowell, Habib Zargarpour, moderated by Juan DiazB
Stories are created as an invitation for people to surpass the boundaries of the known. But for its creators to be guides in the deep corners of our imagination within narrative worlds, stories must become the first inhabitants of these new worlds. Production designers and architects discuss together their methods for the development and creation of spaces in both reality and film, revealing how the advancement of technological possibilities has allowed us to redefine the possible.
Juan DiazB is the European Director of the World Building Institute, a cutting-edge research unit at the University of Southern California focusing on the future of narrative media through world building. He is also the creative director of Kosmology, which develops film and transmedia projects in Europe and America, including TORPOR, a reflection on the water crisis, the multi-platform narrative ORIGEN and the transmedia format BUENAVENTURA MON AMOUR. He has been awarded as designer, director and writer.