Category Archives: The Media Futurists Podcast

5 minutes. Big stories.

Are you curious about how new tech is changing how we tell stories? How are creators using apps, animation, and new digital formats? And what’s up with VR/AR anyway? The countdown has begun for the New Media Film Festival on June 4-6! We sit down with creative folks from all around the world who are pushing the boundaries of technology and film.

Get to know a little bit about our nominees and hear about how new media is creating powerful narrative in this short podcast series leading up to the Festival.

Abigail Leong is your host and producer of The Media Futurists Podcast. She is a journalism and entrepreneurship student at Seattle University who enjoys corgis, circus arts, and good mic placement. Abigail is an intern with the New Media Film Festival, and is excited to get to talk to our media futurists!

The Media Futurists Podcast: Writers Series Ep 5: Judah Ray

This is the final episode of our Writers Series, where on every episode we sit down with creatives and discuss projects and the tools that made them possible. Judah Ray toured the festival circuit with his script, Making Peace, until … Continue reading

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The Media Futurists Podcast – Writers Series Ep 3: Heather Hale

The Undetected won Top 3 Best Scripts at the 10th Annual New Media Film Festival Continue reading

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The Media Futurists Podcast Writers Series Ep 2: Lele Park

This week’s episode is filled with honest thoughts and stories from Lele Park, screenwriter of Ache, about when drawing inspiration from our lives gets a bit too personal. Continue reading

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PODCAST: Q and A with Adam Ravetch, VR Cinematographer

The Media Futurists Podcast has completed its two-part series – thanks so much for joining us for the ride! Here’s a bonus episode to express our appreciation: a Q&A with Adam Ravetch from Arctic Bear Productions. Did our VR series … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Confessions of a Gamer’s Girlfriend – Alexandra Kirr

What do you do when your boyfriend’s gaming obsession starts leveling up? You make a webseries, of course! The YouTube webseries “Confessions of a Gamer’s Girlfriend” was born on a ladies’ wine night, and the hilariously relatable episodes are based … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Tech Bettys – Mary McGloin

The future is female! It’s hard being a woman in a male-dominated field like tech, so our next featured internet creator is here to bring a much-needed (and humorous) eye to workplace sexism. On this episode of the Media Futurists … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Out of State, Out of Mind – Hillary Bosarge

Did you know you can’t wear heels over two inches in Carmel, California? The Media Futurists Podcast is continuing the internet series with a new category: webseries! Hillary Bosarge is taking audiences on the roadtrip of a lifetime in the … Continue reading

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