2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

The Risks and Rewards of Full Motion Video Games

Saturday, March 19
2:00PM - 3:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 4abc
531 E 4th St


The full motion video game “Her Story”, sold over 100,000 copies in one month. “The Elements Club: Unity Match” is the world’s first romance match-3 video game featuring live-actor cut scenes. “Missing: An Interactive Thriller” brought a new era of FMV crime gaming to mobile. FMV games are on the rise within the gaming industry. FMV producers, KYS Realm, Sam Barlow, and Simon Tremblay share their indie production tips, tricks, and tales in leveraging the power of on-camera actors and in-game videos. Attendees will learn what it takes to sign Hollywood talent and direct them; best practices for handling large video files, and crafting effective social media tactics using actors.

Hashtags: #sxsw #fmvgames


Karen Snyder at SXSW

Karen Snyder

Kazap Company

Sam Barlow


Sam Barlow

Simon Tremblay


Zandel Media


Music Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge, Gold Badge, Platinum Badge, Music Festival Wristband, Film Festival Wristband, Artist Wristband, Guest Pass
Event Type
SXSW Gaming
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