6 June, 2013
6 June, 2013
12 April, 2013
9 April, 2013
The Defector Interactive has been nominated for two seperate IFTC Awards – Motion Graphics and Narrative! They are People’s Choice awards, so go ahead and vote!
1 April, 2013
21 March, 2013
We invite you to attend one of our three screenings:
Sat, Apr 27 - 9:00 PM at Scotiabank Theatre, Cinema 4
Mon, Apr 29 - 3:30 PM at Scotiabank Theatre, Cinema 5
Sat, May 4 - 6:30 PM at The Regent
For all of our Toronto supporters who missed the world premieres, this is your chance to see the film on the big screen! We could not be more excited to have our Canadian premiere in our home city.
Tell your friends!
For tickets and more information about screenings and the amazing line-up of films at this year’s festival, visit hotdocs.ca
12 March, 2013
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 – 2pm
Austin Convention Center
10 important tips you need to know when making a web doc, by award-winning agency Jam3 and Fathom Film Group (and of course Kim Jong-Il). We give the inside scoop on how to get funding, how to leverage assets in a transmedia project and all the do’s and don’t we learned in the school of hard knocks.
7 March, 2013
The Defector has been selected into a number of festivals around the world including the SXSW Interactive Festival, March 8th to 12th in Austin, Texas. We’ll be there with Jam3 to give the inside scoop on how we built The Defector Interactive successfully from a feature documentary film project on our panel “10 Tips from Kim Jong-Il About Interactive Docs”.
We’re also delighted to announce that our DP - Stephen Chung - has been nominated for Best Documentary Cinematography for the 56th Annual Canadian Society of Cinematographers’ Awards for his amazing work on The Defector: Escape from North Korea. Please join us in congratulating him. We’ll keep you posted as the drum rolls…
Up-coming International Festival Premiers for The Defector:
Greece, March 15th – 24th, 2013
United States, March 23rd, 2013
New Zealand, April 11th – 21st, Aukland;
May 9th – 19th, Wellington
Qatar, April 18th – 21st, 2013
19 February, 2013
The Toronto-based multiplatform team Fathom Film Group, in collaboration with digital production and design agency Jam3, are pleased to announce the launch of THE DEFECTOR: ESCAPE FROM NORTH KOREA INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCE.
This online web doc takes users inside the gripping reality of living in North Korea today, and allows you to experience first-hand the brave attempts of those trying to escape.
The online experience is being launched as a complement for the upcoming film THE DEFECTOR: ESCAPE FROM NORTH KOREA, and is based on the true stories of six North Korean defectors.
15 February, 2013
14 February, 2013
The Defector Interactive is almost ready! As friends of The Defector you will have the chance to choose your own path out of North Korea TOMORROW! Four days before the *Offical Launch* next week!
Check out the final sneak peek of the animated web-doc and get ready for tomorrow!
Will you have what it takes?