NYWIFT Blog

Terry’s Picks: Fall Drive, VR Jobs, Legal Help

Fall Drive: Now through December 1st is our Fall Membership Drive, during which we offer 50% off the initiation fee when you apply to join NYWIFT! Becoming a member now also lets you attend the star-studded Muse Awards in December at the member rate of $165. Apply now at www.nywift.org/join. VR Jobs: New York City...

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Creating Empathy in Virtual Reality: 10 Takeaways

NYWIFT’s Documentary Committee brought together a panel of Virtual Reality producers and filmmakers who are conquering this emerging vehicle for storytelling in powerful ways on May 9th, 2017, with Creating Empathy in Virtual Reality: The Challenges and Success of Immersive Experiences. Brittany Rostron offers the top ten takeaways.

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Terry’s Picks: Cameraperson Trailer, VR Women, Pitch Perfect

Cameraperson Trailer: Check out the gorgeous, haunting trailer for the documentary Cameraperson, directed by Kirsten Johnson. Kirsten joined us for a NYWIFT ExperTEAS last year to discuss her work as a DP. VR Women: Marie Claire has a great feature on the burgeoning virtual reality industry and the career opportunities it offers women. Pitch Perfect:...

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