Mike Jones

Mike Jones is a writer and creative producer working across screen, page and interactive media. He is currently story-producer on upcoming youth-drama series Deadlock, script-producer for ABCTV’s Long Story Short slate of iView originals, and regular collaborator with boutique TV production company, SweetPotatoFilms, whose recent success was the multi award-winning mystery drama series, The Kettering Incident. Mike has worked in script development with companies including the WarnerBros, EveryCloud and Princess Pictures, and is story consultant to ABC Signature studios in the US. 

He was co-creator of the virtual-reality detective-thriller VRNoir: A Day Before the Night with StartVR, and is co-writer of forthcoming speculative-fiction VR experience, Awake: First Contact. As a novelist Mike is author of The Transgressions Cycle, a series of supernatural gothic novels published by Simon&Schuster. He was previously development consultant with Screen Australia and lectured in story and writing at the Australian Film TV & Radio School. 

Speaker’s event

Hacking Stories - How You Get to an Audience Can Change Things

Forms of storytelling from text to game to VR
Location:
The Rocks
When:
05 Jun, 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm