_Energy, Economy and Culture

by Patricia Aufderheide

Can interactive docs bring social issues alive differently and in ways that more directly make connections for users between their own lives…

_Interactive Documentary: My Favorite Latin Projects

by Arnau Gifreu

Canada and France are always going to be the pioneering leaders in the production of interactive documentaries. It seems that other countries,…


by Florian Thalhofer

Open-source application for creating web docs and nonlinear, interactive narratives.

_Harsh Wonder: The Mystery & Reality of Being Alive

by Wendy Levy

I think a lot about this Mary Oliver quote: “The most regretful people on earth are those who felt the call to creative work, who felt…

_Transmedia 101

by MIT Open Documentary Lab

Innovative projects showcasing the potential of transmedia approaches in documentary, curated by MIT Open Documentary Lab.

_Trailblazers, Technologies and Truth(s)

by Katerina Cizek

Documentarians have always been at the forefront of innovation in form and content, as William Uricchio has so eloquently highlighted with…

_Re-Enchanting Spaces: Participatory Location-Based Media

by Sue Ding

Location-based media—physically or digitally linked to physical locations, conceptually connected to these locations, and designed to…

_Documentary as Co-Creation

by Mandy Rose

In the context of networked culture the ground beneath documentary has shifted. Cheap, accessible, and mobile production tools make the…

_Hybrid Journalism

by Andre Deak

This playlist includes projects which made me understand that journalism could take so many different forms, merging with other fields such…

_The Living Documentary

by Sandra Gaudenzi

I do not see interactive technology as a tool, but as a process that brings cultural, aesthetic, and political changes. Within this context,…

_The New Visual Documentary

by Liza Faktor

The new visual documentary is different from what already exists in the well-defined editorial, film, broadcasting, and art contexts, both…

_Sound stories

by Francesca Panetta

Audio is particularly effective in emotionally connecting when telling stories. It also leaves room for the imagination.

_Caspar’s All-Time Favorites

by Caspar Sonnen

For the launch of the MIT Open Documentary Lab’s _docubase at IDFA 2013, Caspar Sonnen compiled a list of his all-time favorite interactive…

_Documentary Games

by The MIT Game Lab

The MIT Game Lab explores the question, "what is a documentary game?"

_Full Spectrum Documentary on the Climb

by Jessica Clark

Since 2008, AIR has been cultivating an emerging documentary form: “full spectrum public media.”  Such creations extend beyond the…