VR Experience Day 2019 by Animationsinstitut

The VR Experience Day will be held by Animationsinstitut of Filmakademie Baden- Württemberg and will take place November 6th at Albrecht-Ade-Studio of Filmakademie. This year’s focus will be on the creation of interactive and immersive content for non- fiction, documentary and research-based formats. International professionals as well as projects of Animationsinstitut will grant insights into contentual, creative and technical possibilities of experiencing virtual worlds and of realizing your own VR/AR/XR ideas. Apart from presentations, there will be a panel discussion with all of the speakers and XR- Experiences Time, during which Albrecht-Ade-Studio will be transformed into a virtual experience space, and current VR/AR/XR media projects of the speakers and Animationsinstitut’s teams can be experienced.

The teams of VR NOW talent development initiative will be presenting their current projects and the staff responsible for VR NOW will be available for questions. VR NOW is a project- based talent development initiative for alumni coming from universities and other institutions of tertiary education in Baden-Württemberg. Here, alumni and professionals from the fields of the arts / producing / computer science / technology / and others have the chance to develop their innovative VR / AR / XR project ideas into presentation-ready prototypes. Thus, unique content from the area of Virtual Reality can be expressed at the highest level artistically and technically. The application deadline for VR NOW is December 1st, 2019.

When: 6th November 2019
Where: Albrecht-Ade-Studio, Akademiehof 10, Ludwigsburg

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HEROES @Gamescom

Our Heroes from ANIMATIONSINSTITUT of Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg and STUDIO SEUFZ as well as PIXELCLOUD are at this year’s GAMESCOM in Cologne! The fair is known for highlight for every Gamer and Digital Media Nerd.
You can find the Animationsinstitut in Hall 10.2 Booth B 039.a where you can talk to the students studying Interactive Media as well as play the VR game “Super Size Hero”. Have a look at the trailer here.

Besides the students from Animationsinstitut you can get to know our “old rabbits” from Studio Seufz, also Alumnis of Filmakademie, Anselm Pyta and Stefan Michel with their award-wining game “: THE LONGING :”, supported by MFG Baden-Württemberg. Watch the trailer here. The guys will be waiting for you in the Indie Arena!

And the experts from Pixelcloud are expecting you in Hall 4.1 Booth B040 to try out their mysterious expedition VR game “Blautopf”, a project with SWR and supported by MFG Baden-Württemberg. Read more here.

Studio Seufz

Animationsinstitut @Siggraph2019 LA

With no less than two projects the students of ANIMATIONSINSTITUT were at this years SIGGRAPH conference in Los Angeles!

With Beate Höllers game trailer “Kinky Kitchen” - which you know already from FMX 2019 - and the VR Experience “MindPalace” by Carl Krause - proud ROOKIE award winner - the Animationsinstitut had two very good representatives!

13th street shocking short award for Lukas @ANIMATIONSINSTITUT

Congratulations to Lukas von Berg for his shortfilm “L’aria del moscerino” (german “Tod einer Fruchtfliege”)! The 20th anniversary of the renowned award 13th STREET SHOCKING SHORT took place in Munich last week and presented a very famous jury with Janina Fautz, Alexander Hold, Aleksandar Jovanovic, Uwe Ochsenknecht, Götz Otto, Lena Schömann und Karin Schrader.
Since 2000 the Pay-TV-Channel 13th Street is investing in youth development with offering the winner a broadcasting spot at primetime! Lukas is studying Animation at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg.