Initiative For Indigenous Futures

an Aboriginal Territories in Cyberspace production

Intro to Machinima Demo – Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery

  • Location: Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Montreal QC
  • Date: November 17th, 2017
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Instructors: Skawennati, Darian Jacobs

Overview: A machinima (“machine” + “cinema”) is a movie made in a virtual environment, such as a video game. This workshop began with a selection of clips from Skawennati’s machinimas and was followed an overview of the tools used to create machinima. Participants had the opportunity to try a 3D mouse and shot a short video clip in Second Life. We concluded with a basic lesson on video editing.