Siobhan O’Flynn

Dr. Siobhan O’Flynn advises on interactive storytelling, social media strategies, and the design of convergent, multiplatform and transmedia narratives. In her position as Faculty Mentor in Digital Storytelling & Transmedia Design at the CFC Media Lab, she has worked with many of Canada’s leading digital creatives, and has advised on over 70 projects including screen-based works, in situ & social media installations, online social networking initiatives, cross-platform projects, interactive short films, ARGs and interactive graphic novels. In 2006/07 she was the interactive story editor on Late Fragment, a feature film/dvd a CFC/NFB co-production that screened at Cannes in 2008 as part of the Future of Cinema Salon. Dr O’Flynn has mentored for the Digital Development Lab (CBC/BC Film/New Media BC), Melting Silos (NFB/SFU Praxis), Sheffield Doc/Fest Crossover Lab, and given numerous workshops and master classes on digital storytelling for international audiences (traditional to digital). She is also the Canadian representative of Storylabs, an international network of transmedia experts.