Dispatches from the transmedia world.
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One Net Studios at UX Week 2016: Human XD + the feminine

“In 2013 I was asked to produce and direct the transmedia for a feature film that followed the lives of a few female rising stars the electronic music scene.  And if I am going to be brutally honest…I had a knee jerk “Nope” reaction.” – from Human XD: A New Model for Resonant Storyworlds at UXWeek 2016 […]

The Impact of Caring: Looking beyond clicks to measure emotional resonance.

In the spring of 2016 we had the privilege of producing an impact study and annual report – together, an Impact Report – for our friends at The Genius of Caring. What exactly is an ‘Impact Report’? Well, it’s similar to an annual report for a business, except it’s usually for a project, film or non-profit […]

KONELINE: our land beautiful wins Best Feature Documentary at Hot Docs Festival

A very big congrats goes out to our friends at Canada Wild Productions for taking home top prize at the Hot Docs Festival this year for their beautiful documentary film, KONELĪNE: our land beautiful. The film won best Canadian feature documentary and a $10,000 cash prize at North America’s largest documentary festival. KONELĪNE (pronounced KO-NUH-LEE-NUH) directly […]

Released: Amplify HER trailer!!

Yesterday, Ten One Films released the official trailer for Amplify HER – the film that inspired our Amplify HER storyworld. Watch the trailer, get excited and share, share, share!  

All About Outreach with The Genius of Marian’s Chris Riley

For those who haven’t seen it yet, The Genius of Marian is a touching, riveting documentary film about those whose lives have been affected by Alzheimer’s disease, written and directed by Banker White. Based on the experience of Banker’s family, the film artfully blends the ideas of memory, family history and how to cope with illness. […]

Preview: Nicole’s TEDx 2015 Talk

Victoria’s fifth annual TEDx conference is happening this November 21st with events at three venues around town – and this year, the theme is (drumroll…) IMPACT. Isn’t that fitting? We’re all quite excited, not just because impact is something we’re very enthusiastic about here at One Net Studios, but also because our co-founder/Transmedia Director Nicole Sorochan […]

How Monkey C uses old objects to ignite new interaction

At One Net Studios, we’re always thinking about how to spread ideas in new and different ways. We seek to challenge conventions, believing that ‘trajectory’ does not always mean upward, it sometimes means outward. Does that sound both abstract and impossibly nerdy? Well, maybe you just need to meet two guys who make interactive sound-responsive […]

Beth’s Pick: 5 Stunning Documentaries You Need to See This Year

You know those documentaries you wish you could unsee? I feel ya. That’s why I’ve compiled a list of documentaries that are sure to leave you with a sense of awe – you know, the kind you’ll probably be thinking about for a long time afterwards. Get ready to sit back and pop in a […]

25 female artists, 1 film crew, 3 days, 6 stories.

Assembling a group of 25 women from across North America and beyond for a 3-day workshop – sight unseen – is tricky, to put it mildly. But when it came to creating a resonant storyworld for Amplify HER, we knew that the alchemy of a pristine setting combined with face-to-face interaction was integral to the […]

One Net Launches The Genius of Caring

On Monday, September 8, 2014, The Genius of Marian, a documentary film conceived, produced and directed by San Francisco artist and long time One Net friend, Banker White along with his Emmy award-winning partner Anna Fitch, had its broadcast premiere on PBS as a part of POV (Point of View), American television’s longest-running independent documentary […]