Maria Laura Ruggiero

Narrative Designer

Filmmaker, animator and storyteller specialized in Experience Design and Transmedia storytelling (Power to the Pixel, Transmedia Next, Forward Storytelling, , FIPA). International speaker (Berlinale, SXSW) and teacher in the fields of film innovation and VR. (Cuba, Mexico, Brasil) Member of Werner Herzog’s Rogue Film School. NATPE Diversity Fellow and MEDIA Emerging Producer. María Laura guides the StoryHackers Lab (New media Lab supported by OIE) and runs SeirenFilms, a company devoted to the exploration of new narrative languages.

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