“Kind of experience where the world feels different afterwards. #sheffdocfest”

What was said on twitter about Door Into The Dark at Sheffield International Documentary Festival, June 2014

“Now this is how to do immersive storytelling.”

INDIEWIRE article on Sheffield DocFest Door Into The Dark

 

It seems only fitting that I got lost on the way to find “Door Into the Dark,” which is one of three immersive projects at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2014. By the time I found the door to “Door in the Dark,” I was thoroughly disoriented, a stranger in a strange land stumbling around looking for a sign that

I was in the right place. Along the way, I spotted a familiar face and, in a panic because I was late for my appointment (you have to schedule the “Door Into the Dark” session in advance because spots are limited for the personalized experience), I shouted out, “Where is ‘Door Into the Dark?’ I realized how ridiculous it sounded out of context and I was met with a blank look. Clearly, he had no idea what I was talking about…”