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Synchronous 360 VR at MIFF

On 09/08/2016 at 8:15 am

Synchronous 360 Video Playback will enable audiences with no prior exposure to VR to experience this new technology as seamlessly as possible.

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All About VR at MIFF

On 02/08/2016 at 10:10 am

Long speculated on and dreamed about in science fiction, virtual reality is finally reality! For filmmakers and film-goers alike, it's re-writing the rules of how we create and consume entertainment. ...

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Behind the Scenes: Directed From Memory

On 29/07/2016 at 9:00 pm

Directed From Memory is a short online film following MIFF member Keith Gove as he writes, directs and acts out his memory of the Takashi Miike thriller, Audition — a film he saw once at MIFF over 15 ...

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Meet the MIFF Volunteers

On 26/07/2016 at 5:00 pm

You see them at every screening, and MIFF couldn't run without them: we love our wonderful volunteers. They do an amazing job, and we thought you might like to get to know them better. ... Sandra from...

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Meet Dave Thomas, MIFF's Technical Manager | Part 2

On 19/07/2016 at 6:00 pm

Posted by Michelle Carey, MIFF Artistic Director ... David Thomas is MIFF’s Technical Manager and Freight Handler. Dave celebrates 30 years at the Melbourne Film Festival this year, so we thought it w...

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Meet Dave Thomas, MIFF's Technical Manager | Part 1

On 19/07/2016 at 3:00 pm

Posted by Michelle Carey, MIFF Artistic Director ... I’ve always had a fascination with and deep appreciation for film technicians and projectionists. The better they are at their job, the more the au...

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Behind the Curtain with MIFF: The Comedy Theatre

On 15/07/2016 at 11:00 am

Putting on a film festival the size of MIFF is like an immense 3D jigsaw puzzle, but the pieces are alive and not just constantly changing shape but also playing hide and seek with one another! To giv...

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