great intro/case for EE - international focus
The results of a clinical study into exergaming using Dance Dance Revolution indicate that regular use of the game "improves arterial function in overweight children".
Stephan Dahl gives some examples of advergames used for social marketing
The FBI hosted a workshop for screenwriters to help Hollywood portray the agency more realistically.
When Federal Health Experts Troubleshoot TV Medical Dramas, They Expect a Payback
TV doctors may be fictional, but viewers still listen carefully to what they say
A Conversation Between Joan Montgomerie and Metta Spencer about Metta's New Book, "Two Aspirins and a Comedy: How Television Can Enhance Health and Society"
Article about how nonprofits are getting their health and social issues into television plotlines from LA Times
The Weinstein Company is the first motion picture company to insert anti-smoking public service announcements in DVDs in which smoking is depicted.
A great article about entertainment education in USA Today
MediaRights is a community organization dedicated to maximizing the impact of social-issue documentaries and shorts. They help adult and youth filmmakers reach audiences, educators and librarians bring films into their curricula and nonprofits and activis
Case study on an online campaign to support awareness of AIDS. "Live with It" is the first and only animated serial drama about living with HIV.
Is it short attention spans? A desire to be fashionable with the cause of the day? Or just human nature to want to move on to something new?
Participant Productions' Micki Krimmel will be appearing at the NetSquared Remote Conference on May 30 at 4:00 pm PDT
Using games to improve health outcomes
Movies have the power to inspire. You have the power to act. Participate!
the entertainment industry's voice for road safety
Fact sheets about various aspects of developing communications materials, some available online and others can be ordered free of charge.
streaming video of 2005 Entertainment Summit 11/15/2005 PCI - Washington, D.C.