A pioneer of immersive and interactive storytelling, specialising in audiovisual innovation.
Liz Rosenthal specialises in boosting the digital potential of creators, institutions and media business. She is the Founder & CEO of Power the Pixel and Programmer of immersive content for Venice International Film Festival's Venice VR, the official competition section and Venice Production Bridge Finance Market. As executive producer of CreativeXR she helps creative talents unlock the potential of immersive content.
Throughout her career, Liz has helped international media businesses and creatives to innovate and adapt to changing audiences. As a consultant for leading international festivals, international media organisations, national and regional funds, Liz shares her expertise in innovation strategy to help creators and businesses to ideate, finance and distribute immersive and interactive projects.
Liz is a board director of The Space (BBC and Arts Council England commissioning fund for digital arts projects), an advisory board member of Immerse UK whose content subgroup she runs and Mediamorfosis. She is a member of BAFTA, the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences and a fellow of the RSA. She has served as a jury member for numerous festivals and project funding programmes.
Liz is invited regularly to speak and mentor at leading events including the Cannes International Film Festivals, Berlinale, Screen International Conferences, TEDx Transmedia, EAVE, BAFTA, National Film & TV School and many more around the world.
Read Liz's article on financing and distributing immersive entertainment and art commissioned by Digital Catapult.
Lately, Liz was a speaker at the Immersive Summit at Marché du Film during Cannes Film Festival 2018 and moderated a panel about economic models for next-generation series at Series Mania 2018. At the World VR Forum 2018, Liz talked about financing immersive content. Lately, Liz participated in the panel "The End of Transmedia?” at the Nederlands Film Festival and was a guest of Internazionale a Ferrara, Lift Helsinki and the International VR Forum of Kaohsiung Film Festival.