If you’re in or visiting Brazil over the next few weeks, Associate Producer Tali Goldstein will be attending the Brazilian International Game (BIG) Festival in São Paolo which runs from November 22 to December 2 at the Museum of Image and Sound.
In particular, she’ll be participating in:
Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
The Art in the Game, Music and Animation
Moderated by Iain Simmons of Game City, Inglaterra, the panelists include Chris Avellone of Obsidian, Coy Freitas of XYZ , Lionel Zajdweber of Cartoon Network LA, Ruben Feffer of Ultrassom and Tali Goldstein of Minority Media.
Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Finalists for the Best Game category present their games to the media and guests!
Moderated by Jason Della Rocca
The five finalists for Best Game are:
Tiny & Big
Papo & Yo
Friday, November 30, 2012 from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Game Doc Workshop
Museum of Image and Sound (MIS) Auditorium
This workshop is open to invited guests, Brazilian game design students and professionals. Professionals can register here.
Friday, November 30, 2012 from 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
To encourage the development of quality independent games, there are nine awards and trophies presented by the BIG Festival.
Papo & Yo has been nominated for BEST GAME and BEST NARRATIVE.
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10 a.m.
“Building Worlds Through Metaphors” workshop, by Minority Media
Organized by PUCSP (NuPHG,TIDD) and ONG JOGOS PELA EDUCAÇÃO
Registration and information (in Portuguese only) can be found at http://www.topofilosofia.net/