StoryTrails will be a game-changing opportunity for 50 creative people from across the UK to work with ground-breaking immersive technologies. This is a chance to work with Augmented and Virtual Reality, with immersive audio, the latest in scanning technologies, and 3D software, even if you’ve had no previous experience working with these technologies.

Game Changing

We’re offering 50 emerging talents to take their careers to the next level by working on the world’s largest immersive storytelling project

StoryTrails will empower and enable diverse talent to become leaders in a major new area of national innovation and culture … we are mapping a new path for creativity in this country

David Olusoga, Executive Producer, StoryTrails

Successful applicants will undertake a paid training and development programme run by StoryFutures Academy, the National Centre for Immersive Storytelling.

There are 3 different opportunities, each offers a creative fee and a chance to work with some of the worlds most creative companies

Opportunity 1:
Creative Practitioners

30 diverse UK-based storytellers will join our mission to bring the past to life in 3D, linking untold stories with the places where they happened. Your role will be to collect and curate stories and hidden histories in one of fifteen locations.

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Opportunity 2:
VR Professional Placements

9 talented emerging creatives will get the chance to work on exciting innovation projects in Virtual Reality that bring BBC and BFI archives to life in new ways.

We are looking for Designers, Creative Technologists, Animators, Creative Producers and Sound Designers to work with 9 leading-edge companies in the greater London area.

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Opportunity 3:
Partner Placements

11 creative talents the chance to work with our amazing partners, the BFI, Uplands Television, Nexus, ISO Design, Produce UK, and StoryFutures. All partners are offering the chance to work with us in delivering the groundbreaking StoryTrails project.

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