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THE SHOW FOR FANS OF ONLINE VIDEO AND WEB SERIES!

YouTubers, Animations, Vine, Vlogging, Web Series, Comedy Sketches, Music, Geek Videos, Livestreaming and much more – this is what VidfestUK celebrates, all things online video and social.

The ways that we are entertained and communicate have changed so much in recent years, helping to broaden the reach of video and launching new internet stars. Each event we invite some of the best and unique video and web series creators to VidFestUK.

You can interact by:

TWITTER: Follow @VidFestUK
FACEBOOK: Like VidFestUK
EMAIL: vidfestuk@mcmexpo.net (booking and exhibitor enquiries)

 
TIME FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
11:00-11:30    DIGITAL JAM PRESENTS PREVIEW SCREENING  
11:30-12:00    FAUST & NOODLERELLA  
12:00-12:30  WILDSEED STUDIOS PRESENTS WILDSEED HIGHLIGHTS  VICTORIOUS and ZOOPPA presents ‘HOW CREATORS CAN ENGAGE NEW AUDIENCES’  
 12:30-1:00   ASHENS VS CHEAPSHOW LIVE PODCAST  DODDLEODDLE 

  VR WORLD RECORDSETTER ATTEMPT: BRIZTECH & PSYCH FI LIVE VR EVENT feat ASHENS and MR WEEBL

(Download the App before the event starts: Apple or Android)

 1:00-1:30  ASHENS VS CHEAPSHOW LIVE PODCAST   TOMSKA

 VR WORLD RECORDSETTER ATTEMPT: BRIZTECH & PSYCH FI LIVE VR EVENT feat ASHENS and MR WEEBL

(Download the App before the event starts: Apple or Android)

 1:30-2:00  WIRELESS   OUT THE BOX   MAX PAYNE: RETRIBUTION
 2:00-2:30    JACK AND DEAN  TOMSKA 
 2:30-3:00 JELLIE BEE    REN THE SERIES (NEW FANTASY SERIES PREVIEW)  OUT THE BOX
 3:00-3:30 TOMSKA WILDSEED STUDIOS PRESENTS NEW COMEDY AND ANIMATION SERIES  ROOSTER TEETH 
3:30-4:00 VIMEO PRESENTS SELLING YOUR SHOW OR FILM ONLINE MR WEEBL  THE HILLYWOOD SHOW
4:00-4:30  DIGITAL CREATORS UK PRESENTS ‘HOW TO WRITE A WEB SERIES’ WIRELESS  
4:30-5:00 MR WEEBL ASHENS  
HILLY AND HANNHA HINDI / THE HILLYWOOD SHOW 

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The Hillywood Show© is the brainchild of internet celebrities, comedy sister duo Hilly & Hannah Hindi. Each parody features song and dance parodies of blockbuster films such as The Lord Of The Rings and Harry Potter along with popular TV shows & celebrities such as Supernatural, Doctor Who, and Lady Gaga! Their incredible costumes & makeup would impress even the most seasoned Saturday Night Live cast member! With over 150 million views The Hillywood Show© continues to grow! The Hillywood Show© has been recognized and approved by BBC AMERICA, THE CAST OF DOCTOR WHO, THE CAST OF SUPERNATURAL, LADY GAGA, SEAN ASTIN, BILLY BOYD, CHRIS HARDWICK, PSY, IAN SOMERHALDER, NINA DOBREV, PAUL WESLEY, TERESA PALMER, THE CAST OF THE TWILIGHT SAGA, MTV, RYAN SEACREST and more!

Signing in the MCM Signing Area
Panel: Sunday 3.00pm 
Channel: www.YouTube.com/Hillywood  

BRIZTECH VR / PSYCH FI

BrizTechVR presents HackThePlanet

VIDFEST PREMIERE
Turn On, Tune In, Trip Out! With the BrizTech VR PsychFi Viewer hack-up your smartphone into a powerful VR headset device. 
     #HackThePlanet is a 360 retro-mania parallel universe inspired by the Anniversary’s of PsychFi composer Simon Boswell (Hardware, Hackers, Burn:Cycle, Shallow Grave) and cult cyberpunk pop culture classic Hackers.
     Get set to take the #HackThePlanet virtual pill and boot up to a magical mystery mind-melting tour, accompanied by a brand new Lo-Fi and dirty ‘Hackers’ track by ‘Revenge of Calculon’ & ‘Simon Boswell’. The experience uses early experimental samples and code that never made into the pioneering EDM movie ‘Hackers’ and only recently discovered on a yellow floppy disc.
     Join Revenge of Calculon & Simon Boswell at world premiere of free #HackThePlanet App on iOS & Android. Our mission – to hack the World Record for simultaneous use of Google Cardboard VR headsets at a live music pop culture experience. Catch a flashback of Futique counter-culture wizard Timothy Leary and watch out for pop culture glitches with some of Simon’s YouTube creator collaborations including Ashens, Mr Weebl and Lee Hardcastle.
Panel: Sunday 12.30pm
Location: Vidfest 5733
CRASH ZOOM

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VIDFEST PREMIERE
Crash Zoom is an animated webseries created by Thomas “TomSka” Ridgewell about a trio of amateur film-makers and the strange adventures they go on! Aliens! Monsters! Lizard Hitler! Check them out right huggin’ now!
 
Panel: Friday 3.00pm;  Saturday 1.00pm; Sunday 2.00pm
Location: Vidfest 5914
JELLIE BEE

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VIDFEST PREMIERE
I’m an illustrator who lives by the sea with my two budgies – I’m obsessed with ink, writing stories and drawing artwork of my favourite video games.
 
Panel: Friday 2.30pm
Location: Vidfest 5731
MAX PAYNE: RETRIBUTION

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VIDFEST PREMIERE

The not-for profit fan film, Max Payne: Retribution, has been turning heads recently and ahead of its 2016 launch, Director/Writer, Leroy Kincaide will be taking questions and talking about their recently launched crowdfunding campaign. Get the insight into the Ultimate Max Payne Fan Film.

 
Panel: Sunday 1.30pm
Location: Vidfest 5732
Channel: youtube.com
VIMEO presents SELLING YOUR FILM OR SHOW ONLINE

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VIDFEST PREMIERE

With endless hours of content now available across various digital platforms, building your audience and converting them into purchasers of your series or film has become harder than ever. Learn about the most recent trends in online viewing, and see real-life examples of techniques and promotional strategies pulled from the most successful launches on Vimeo On Demand, which since its launch in 2013 has grown to more than 25,000 titles available for purchase globally. The session will also unveil recent research from Vimeo that explores the various online viewing habits and purchasing behaviours that can help your next film be a financial win.

 
Panel: Friday 3.30pm & Saturday 2.30pm
Channel: vimeo.com
ASHENS

Ashens

YouTube’s premier destination for laughing at bad electronics, dreadful food, retro gubbins, pound shop tat and knock-off toys. Brown sofa included.
 
Panel: Saturday 4.30pm
Location: Vidfest 5815
Channel: youtube.com/ashens
ASHENS vs CHEAPSHOW: LIVE PODCAST RECORDING

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YouTube Tat Treasure Hunter Extraordinaire, Ashens, is the guest for a live recording of the CheapShow podcast!

The show is a mix of comedy, games and audience participation hosted by Geekatorium performers, Paul Gannon & Eli Silverman.

Come along, show us your odd finds and join in as CheapShow and Ashens explore weird charity shop treasure, knock off dodgy food and (un)helpful tips on how to save money!

Panel: Friday 12.30pm
Location: Vidfest 5815
Channel: youtube.com/ashens
DODDLEODDLE

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Dodie Clark is a YouTuber and musician best known for her ukulele songs.
 
 
Panel: Saturday 12.30pm
Location: Vidfest 5735
EDDSWORLD

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A webtoon created by Edd Gould (1988-2012) and kept alive by his friends! Eddsworld follows the brave adventures of Edd and his troubling group of friends as they tackle zombies, demons, clones
and everyday life. Edd may be gone but his world will keep spinning.
 
Panel: Friday 3.00pm;  Saturday 1.00pm; Sunday 2.00pm
Location: Vidfest 5914
JACK AND DEAN

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Short Films, sketches and more from one of the best loved and most popular double acts on YouTube.
Merchandise on sale all weekend.  Signing on Saturday only.
 
Panel: Saturday 2.00pm
Location: Vidfest 5734 
 
MR WEEBL
mr weeblMr Weebl have been making animations on the internet almost before it even existed. There’s viral songs about badgers, crabs, countries and various foodstuffs. Series like Weebl and Bob, Cat Face, On The Moon and the animated videos for Electro Pop band Savlonic. Their videos and music are absurdist and tend to get
stuck in your head.
 
Panel: Friday 4.3pm; Saturday 3.30pm
Location: Vidfest 5816
 
OUT THE BOX TV

OUT THE BOX TVBe Inspired to live life a little differently, embrace being unique and fight against the “Norm”

 
Panel: Saturday 1.30pm; Sunday 2.30pm
Location: Vidfest 5736
 
TOMSKA

TomSkaThomas ‘TomSka’ Ridgewell is a perpetual man-child who makes stuff full-time for YouTube with an audience of over 3.7 million subscribers. When he’s not beating an animator with a stick to produce webtoons such as asdfmovie and Eddsworld he’s flailing around with guns and pretending to be an action star. Choosing to fight zombies and dinosaurs instead of learn anything at university, he speaks only the language of the Internet. May God have mercy on his soul.

Panel: Friday 3.00pm;  Saturday 1.00pm; Sunday 2.00pm
Location: Vidfest 5922
Channel: youtube.com/tom  

WILDSEED STUDIOS

WILDSEED STUDIOSWildseed Studios is a next generation media company. We enable creators everywhere to realise their ambitions with cash, creative mentorship and business smarts. We’re making investments of up to £10,000 in producing fearless new comedy, sci-fi, horror and fantasy ideas which we publish on our Wildseed Comedy or Wildseed Sci-Fi Channels on YouTube. So come and say hello!

Panel: Friday 12.00pm;  Saturday 3.00pm
Location: Vidfest 5812
Channel: youtube.com/wildseedstudios

ANDREW LEE POTTS / WIRELESS

  IMG_8954In a world where technology pulls people further apart, what if a computer could learn, could make decisions based on an emotion response? Welcome to the world of Wireless, which sees disgraced police officer Jacob Crow played by Andrew Lee Potts (Primeval, Alice, Band Of Brothers) partnered with a state-of-the-art artificial intelligence known as Unit White Voiced by Lucy Brown (Harvest, The Village). Together Crow and White must navigate a city rife with corruption and criminals all of whom want to get their hands on this cutting edge piece of tech. Wireless is shot in a unique and immersive style, with high production values, allowing the audience to be closer to Crow and White than most shows dare. With the whole world online, who is watching who and can we trust? From creators Andrew Lee Potts and Alex Moss, starring a host of British acting talent including; Max Wrottesley (Guardians Of The Galaxy, Open Grave) Joseph Millson (Banished, 24 Live Another Day) Lindsay Armaou (The Smoke) Lewis Rainer (Dracula, The Crash) and Camilla Arfwedson (Wrong Turn, The Duchess) This is unique thrilling sci-fi web series which guarantees action, mystery and emotional pull to hang your heart on.

Andrew Lee Potts will be signing from his booth location all weekend.

Panel: Friday 1.30pm and Saturday 4.00pm
Location: 5811
Channel: www.wirelessweb.london  

THE YOGSCAST

  The_Yogscast_LogoTHUMBThe Yogscast crew will be signing from their own booth in the Vidfest UK area.   Details soon on who will be attending in person.
On Saturday 24th October, the purveyors of the finest gaming waffle and guff will be recording an episode of the new Yogscast Game Show at MCM Comic Con, and we want YOU to be a part of the audience! Tickets are limited so buy yours now and we’ll see you at the show! 

Panel: Saturday Yogscast Game Show
Location: Yogscast Booth
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