Interactivity and Narrativity in Screen Media

Marian Ursu, Maureen Thomas, Mika Tuomola, Terence Wright, V Zsombori

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    Abstract

    In this paper we explore the relationship between interactivity and narrativity in the context ofscreen-media, where by screen media we mean mainly time-based audio-visual material. Despite a few successful productions, interactive time-based screen media has not yet become an established storytelling medium and the opportunities it presents to mediaconsumption are yet to be explored. Here, we discuss possible forms of interaction made possible by a genre independent paradigm for developing interactive narratives, called ShapeShifting Screen Media. For validation, we present two ShapeShifting screen media prooductions
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)227-232
    JournalProceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Multimedia Systems
    VolumeN/A
    Publication statusPublished - 11 Dec 2007

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    Ursu, M., Thomas, M., Tuomola, M., Wright, T., & Zsombori, V. (2007). Interactivity and Narrativity in Screen Media. Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Multimedia Systems, N/A, 227-232.