The Latest Festival

Entertainment Division

Back division top

  • © Jam3 and the National Film Board of Canada

Jury Selections

East of the Rockies

Joy KOGAWA / Jam3 / National Film Board of Canada

Video game [Canada]

The story is told from the perspective of Yuki, a 17-year-old girl forced to live in the Slocan internment camp with her family during the Second World War. Users interactively experience the life in the camp by tapping or zooming in on key elements within each scene. A game app that tells a story by Joy KOGAWA, an acclaimed Canadian author, poet, and a former internee at an internment camp.

Profile

Joy KOGAWA

Canada

Joy Kogawa is a Canadian award-winning author of novels and poetry.

( 2020 )

Jam3

Canada

Jam3 is a Canadian design agency known for smart, innovative and inspired work.

( 2020 )

National Film Board of Canada

Canada

The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is one of the worldʼs leading digital content hubs, creating groundbreaking interactive documentaries and animation, mobile content, installations and participatory experiences.

( 2020 )

Back division top