About Julie Fischer

Julie Fischer is a skilled and adaptable researcher with expertise in story development for major media projects. Her credits include researcher for documentary films The Unknown Known (2014) and Tabloid (2010). Her current work focuses on the strategic integration of live video technologies in documentary media, and the potentials of WebRTC to transform interactive storytelling. She was a research assistant at the MIT Open Documentary Lab, a group dedicated to building the field of interactive documentary. Thesis: To Create Live Treatments of Actuality: An Investigation of the Emerging Field of Live Documentary Practice