6th – 8th June 2019

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The Future of Storytelling

  • Mike McGee

Venue

BCU STEAMhouse

Date

Sun 10th June @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am

Price

Free

Framestore Chief Creative Officer and Co-founder Mike McGee has been in the VFX industry for over 25 years, working across TV on BBC’s Walking with Dinosaurs and Universal’s Feature Film Nanny McPhee, to directing TV campaigns for brands such as O2, BBC, Robinsons, Speedo, Next and Andrex.

Stories can now be told across a range of platforms, from mobiles, tablets, cinema and TV screens, to VR and AR. Each one playing a key role the future of entertainment.

In this session Mike McGee will explore the history of Framestore and its evolution from VFX solutions through to creative storytelling. He’ll be addressing the current state of storytelling and how technology can make it a more creative experience.

Framestore is an Oscar-winning creative studio, dedicated to creating extraordinary experiences and combining world-leading craft and relentless creativity with tomorrow’s technology. A global leader in innovation across the digital sphere, Framestore continues to push the boundaries of what is possible within Film, advertising, experiential and Virtual Reality technologies.

Speakers

Mike McGee

CCO and Co-founder of Framestore

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Mike

McGee

CCO and Co-founder of Framestore

Framestore Chief Creative Officer and Co-founder Mike McGee has been in the VFX industry for over 25 years, working across TV on BBC’s Walking with Dinosaurs and Universal’s Feature Film Nanny McPhee, to directing TV campaigns for brands such as O2, ,BBC, Robinsons, Speedo, Next and Andrex.

Framestore is an Oscar-winning creative studio, dedicated to creating extraordinary experiences and combining world-leading craft and relentless creativity with tomorrow’s technology. A global leader in innovation across the digital sphere, Framestore continues to push the boundaries of what is possible within Film, advertising, experiential and Virtual Reality technologies.

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BCU STEAMhouse

STEAMhouse, 108 Digbeth High Street,
Birmingham, B5 6DT United Kingdom

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STEAMhouse is a unique new space for innovation through interdisciplinary collaboration. Powered by Birmingham City University, their free workshops and events allow people to share and develop their ideas with experts from many different backgrounds. The venue has specially designed spaces to encourage businesses to incubate new ideas, and prototype new products and services. It also houses a fabrication facility where members can experiment with digital, wood, metal and print production.

STEAMhouse is located on Digbeth High Street, a stone’s throw from the city centre.

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