The New Arrival

Institute History

  • 2001 Sundance Film Festival


As technology advances, new ways of storytelling become available. Clever filmmakers will take these new tools and incorporate them into fresh ideas, such as Amy Talkington has done in The New Arrival, a genuinely interactive film produced for the Web. This device might easily have been little more than a gimmick; however, she manages to make the technology essential to the plot as well as reflexively commenting on the impact of new inventions throughout the ages.


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