UrZoo has been nominated for the prestigious Media Innovation Awards in the Game Design category. FluffyLogic are up against Aardman Digital’s Home Sheep Home 2 and Though Den’s Survival game for Wildscreen Bristol.
The awards ceremony will be taking place on Wednesday 14th November at BBC Painworks Studio in Bristol. To see the full list of nominees, visit the Media Innovation Awards website.
On Saturday 16th June 2012 Ana Kronschnabl was invited to present a paper at the World Cinema On-Demand workshop held at Queen’s University in Belfast. Her paper was titled “plugincinema & The pluginmanifesto: A Retrospective” which aimed to explore the issues raised by her manifesto and to exhibit some of the films she made for plugincinema as part of her research.
The series of workshops was funded by the Arts & Humanities Research Council under the Digital Transformations scheme. World Cinema On-Demand is a networking research project that aims to investigate the impact of streaming services on World cinema distribution, consumption and teaching.
You can view the films Ana made for plugincinema here: www.mefeedia.com/channel/154290
On Monday 12th March BBC Radio Bristol interviewed FluffyLogic CEO Ana Kronschnabl on the John Darvall show. In the interview Ana discusses amongst other things, the history of FluffyLogic, her background as a research fellow and film maker, and the future of the traditional boxed computer game in light of the recent news of the financial difficulties facing Game, the high street chain.
You can listen to the radio show on the BBC iPlayer here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00pdw9l