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Where There’s Smoke is a live doc meets immersive theatre experience meets escape room — its marks the most personal work I’ve ever attempted to create.

Taking the leap: embracing vulnerability when prototyping immersive stories

lance weiler
Sep 7, 2018 · 6 min read
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Fire school training — firefighters set and extinguish blazes

Keeping it analog

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Attempting to find the human experience prior to considering the technology — participants take part in a prototyping session at the Film Society of Lincoln Center on August 1st (Photo credit Christina Elizabeth Hall)

It’s all about the human experience

Think, Feel, Do

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Example of documentation from My Sky is Falling an early project from the Columbia DSL. Visit myskyisfalling.com to read additional documentation.

Prototypes can evoke emotion

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I went into the evening with a test of 9 fragments that make up the current experience.

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Columbia DSL

Exploring new forms and functions of storytelling at…

lance weiler

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Storyteller working with Code - Founding member & Director of the Columbia University Digital Storytelling Lab - curates @creativemachines

Columbia DSL

Exploring new forms and functions of storytelling at Columbia University School of the Arts' Digital Storytelling Lab

lance weiler

Written by

Storyteller working with Code - Founding member & Director of the Columbia University Digital Storytelling Lab - curates @creativemachines

Columbia DSL

Exploring new forms and functions of storytelling at Columbia University School of the Arts' Digital Storytelling Lab

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