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BLAST OF INVISIBLE RELATIONS – a virtual version of Steve Reich’s “Drumming” composition

Nightsss – a sensual VR experience of poetry, dance and nature  

Premiere of Nightsss/Noccc at Sundance Film Festival 2021!

Meet the creators of Nightsss!

Nightsss/Noccc in the XRMust database!

Established in 2019, The Essay Film Studio (part of the vnLab of Łódź Film School) is opening its doors to all the makers and artistic researchers interested in exploring the essayistic forms and methods in their own artistic/research practices.

Call for applications for the Essay Film Studio at the vnLab of Łódź Film School

The Virtual and Augmented Reality Studio will conduct interdisciplinary artistic and research projects resulting in immersive experiences.

VR/AR Studio

The workshop aims to explore the artistic and dramaturgical possibilities of registering stereoscopic images in "stop motion" techniques.

S3D Studio

The Audience Perception and Research Laboratory will carry out research on participants and creators of culture and other entities of the creative sector (CCI).

The Perception and Audience Research Laboratory

In the Live Experience Studio we carry out research projects: A system for immersive recording of "live VR" events and New forms of performing arts. Their aim is to explore new technologies as a means of communication - creating an immersive stage experience.

Live Experiences Laboratory

The aim of the Film Essay Studio is to radically expand the research workshop, to develop new methodologies and new forms of thinking - thinking with images, sounds and montage.

Essay Film Studio

The studio is dedicated to the research and development of new forms of narration, created as a result of using digital interactive technologies in documentary film and related forms, such as reportage or film essay

Laboratory of Interactive Narratives


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The Artistic Council at the Visual Narratives Lab plays an advisory role, not only in the process of creating new works at the Lab itself, but most importantly in the process of selecting new participants for our art and research program.

The Artistic Council

On December 16-18, 2019, the Live Experience Studio is planning to record 3 musical performances in VR technology

Live Experience Workshop!

Mieke Bal at the Film Essay Studio

Applications of new media in the activities of creative sector entities and in the decision-making processes of culture recipients

How does a viewer view a painting? How much does it depend on the type of painting and how much on the viewer himself? What influences how we view works of art?

Social determinants of abstract art perception

The aim of the research team is to answer questions that concern filmmakers for the youngest children about the form, subject matter and impact of film on children aged 4-6 years.

Children’s Audience Research

Animoko – Training

The aim of the task is to develop standards for working with stereoscopic images in stop-motion productions and adapting them to the needs of dramatic narration in film works, and expand the possibilities of visual expression in S3D works.

S3D Studio – statement

What instruments, methods, and poetics do essayist have at their disposal in the current media landscape? How can they creatively built upon the film history and simultaneously engage with the new audiovisual forms? How can we imagine the equivalent of scribbling with images and sounds (cinécriture), the essayistic practice natively performed in the audiovisual domain, the act of doodling not with a pen, but with a camera, and the aid of the editing software?

Essay Film Studio – statement

Script Meeting

DEAD CITY – an interactive VR and opera experience

Somebody About You – experiencing the body as a medium

Deep Dive – a journey for two around a trauma that must be confronted

BEHIND THE SCENES: Nightsss/Noccc – motion capture rehearsals

BEHIND THE SCENES: Nightsss/Noccc – production/post-production

BEHIND THE SCENES: Nightsss/Noccc – pre-production

BEHIND THE SCENES: Deep Dive – production

BEHIND THE SCENES: Deep Dive – post-production

BEHIND THE SCENES: Deep Dive – pre-production

On December 6, 2019, the vnLab jury settled the competition for participation in the vnLab art and research program.

Results of vnLab competitions for 2020!

Creators interested in creating challenging narrative S3D forms are invited to participate.

Competition for the position of scriptwriter

Creators interested in creating challenging narrative S3D forms are invited to participate.

Competition for the position of stereographer

Creators interested in creating challenging narrative S3D forms are invited to participate.

Competition for the position of director

The vnLab Laboratory of Interactive Narratives announces a competition for participation in the workshop's artistic and research program. We invite artists interested in creating autonomous, interactive digital photographic or film projects of documentary or artistic nature to participate.

Laboratory of Interactive Narratives – Open Call

The VR/AR vnLab announces a competition for participation in the studio's art and research program.

VR/AR – Competition