Interactive cinema: engagement and interaction

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Technologies that were initially developed to be applied within the domain of video games are currently being used in experiments to explore their meaning and possibilities for cinema and cinema audiences. In this position paper we examine how narrativity, interactivity and engagement are mutually reshaped within this new domain of media entertainment, addressing both the production and the user experience of new types of interactive cinematography. We work towards research questions that will direct our future studies and in-troduce the term lean in to address the kind of engagement style that applies to users within this new domain.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInteractive storytelling
Subtitle of host publication7th International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, ICIDS 2014, Singapore, Singapore, November 3-6, 2014, Proceedings
EditorsAlex Mitchell, Clara Fernández-Vara, David Thue
Place of PublicationCham
ISBN (Electronic)9783319123370
ISBN (Print)9783319123363
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Event7th International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling - Singapore, Singapore
Duration: 3 Nov 20146 Nov 2014

Publication series

NameLecture notes in computer science
ISSN (Print)0302-9743


Conference7th International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling
Abbreviated titleICIDS 2014


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