How can we budget and put together financing plans for immersive projects? How can we factor for unknown variables and distribution? Budgeting for immersive projects throws up a whole new set of challenges for producers. This lecture led by NowHere Media – a global leader in immersive productions – dives into the money business of immersive productions. Requirement: Participants need to have basic production knowledge.
Felix Gaedtke is an acclaimed immersive storyteller and creative producer currently based in Berlin. He co-founded the immersive storytelling studio NowHere Media with an urge to create spaces for under-represented voices in mainstream discourses. His passion for conveying different realities across the world has led him to working with VR and AR storytelling techniques. His immersive works have been exhibited at the Venice International Film Festival, SXSW, the UN, HotDocs, the Bergen International Film Festival and beyond. Felix has researched and worked from over 40 countries, including Syria, Iraq, Turkey, Myanmar, India, Mexico, Nicaragua and the United States.