IDFA DocLab Competition for Immersive Non-Fiction

    DocLab is open to all sorts of interactive projects, ranging from webdocs, apps and virtual reality projects to data art, multimedia journalism, installations and live performances. In the IDFA DocLab Competition for Immersive Non-Fiction it showcases immersive documentary experiences, installations and performances. 

    The IDFA DocLab Award for Immersive Non-Fiction (€ 5,000) went to Lauren (United States) by Lauren McCarthy.

    Selection 2017

    Bob 
    Nele Eeckhout, Siona Houthuys, Mirke Kist | The Netherlands, Belgium | 2017

    The Cave
    Qi Zhao | China | 2017 | 13 min.

    Dance Tonite
    Jonathan Puckey, Roel Wouters / Moniker, Jeff Nusz | The Netherlands, United States | 2017 | 3 min.

    Greenland Melting
    Catherine Upin, Julia Cort, Nonny de la Peña, Raney Aronson-Rath | United States | 2017 | 12 min.

    Homestay
    Paisley Smith, Jam3, NFB | Canada | 2017 | 15 min.

    I Swear to Tell the Truth
    Anagram | United Kingdom | 2017 | 45 min.

    Lauren
    Lauren McCarthy | United States | 2017

    Learning to See: Hello World!
    Memo Akten | United Kingdom | 2017

    Patent Alert
    Sander Veenhof | The Netherlands | 2017 | 10 min.

    Watertight
    Caitlin Robinson, Ziv Schneider | United States | 2017