Welcome back to From Search to Screen! After a few months of downtime we are back. During the time away, my household did an experiment in cord cutting, cancelling our television cable subscription for a few months to see what the experience would be like from the perspective of the c
In 2011 a grand experiment in transmedia and social TV launched in Canada. It was a documentary television show called Battle Castle that told the story of six pivotal sieges of European castles throughout medieval history. It was also a slick website, a couple of different online gam
I’ve always loved games – board games, video games, word games, even role playing games (RPG). I’ve spent time with them all, although very little since motherhood and business ownership consumed most of my time. My life, however, is still filled with gamers, a husband who plays World
I have said it before – it is an exciting time to be a storyteller, especially when technology is involved. Never have there been so many opportunities or so many challenges for screen media. New ideas like social TV, transmedia experiences and high quality web series made on a compar
Last week I examined some of the typical challenges for using the Internet to market your feature film. This week I turn to the world of television series and some of its somewhat unique challenges and possible solutions.