3D-Festival BEYOND 2011
Fri, May 27, 2011 – Sun, May 29, 2011, Festival
From 27 to 29 May 2011, Karlsruhe will host the world’s first international 3D Festival BEYOND. In addition to current productions and trends in stereoscopic cinema and made for TV films, as well as the development of 3D-gaming, BEYOND will show installations and performances by artists in the area of 3D projection media projecting. The festival focuses on both optical and acoustic perception. Through the title of the event, “3DAYS of DIMENSIONS,” the BEYOND festival points out the linking of visual and acoustic 3D projections to an experience embracing all of the senses.

In “3DAYS OF DIMENSIONS,” BEYOND presents the development of stereoscopic processes and futuristic possibilities for presentation. The broad reaching festival spectrum also includes 360° projection, holography, and laser technology. In addition, on the BEYOND-Expo platform the audience can gather information about current developments in the consumer world, as well as visions for the future in the areas of entertainment, engineering, and education.

The main venues are the ZKM | Center for Art and Media, the University of Arts and Design Karlsruhe (HfG) as well as the award winning premiere/independent cinema Schauburg. Additional venues are the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) with the Lifecycle Engineering Solutions Center (LESC), and the Filmpalast at ZKM.

BEYOND will open on Friday, 27 May 2011 at 10 a.m. at the ZKM_Media Theater with a 3D symposium.
Organization / Institution
ZKM ; HfG | Staatliche Hochschule für Gestaltung Karlsruhe ; KIT | Karlsruher Institut für Technologie ; Filmtheater Schauburg