@home

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Team: Danny Alpert, Heidi Boisvert, Brandon Forant, Josh Klobe.

About the Project: @home is a project combining documentary film, social media and a real-world game that conveys one simple idea: homelessness can be solved and we are all part of the solution.

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If you would like to be a beta user, please send an email to Josh Klobe at josh@alchemy50.com, and he’ll send you a test flight invitation.

Technology:

  • iOS SDK
  • Mapkit framework
  • AV Foundation framework
  • Adobe Photoshop and InDesign
  • After Effects
  • Final Cut Pro
Danny Alpert

Danny Alpert is the producer of @home and executive director of the Kindling Group. He is a producer, director and editor whose films have been nominated for Academy and Emmy Awards, and have aired on PBS, HBO, A&E, and at festivals around the world. His projects have been consistently accompanied by innovative and effective community engagement campaigns.

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Heidi Boisvert (Photo: Sam Ritter)

Heidi Boisvert is a new media artist, game designer, experimental filmmaker, writer and educator. She designed the first 3D social change game, ICED I Can End Deportation and America 2049. Heidi founded and serves as the CEO & Creative Director of futurePerfect lab. She is a PhD candidate in the Electronic Arts program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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Brandon Forant (Photo: Ryan Anderson)

Brandon Forant works at Alchemy50. Brandon is the Art Director, and is a specialist in branding, mobile, and web design.

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Josh Klobe (Photo: Ryan Anderson)

Josh Klobe works at Alchemy50. Josh is the Technical Director. He has been making applications for mobile devices for almost as long as there have been mobile devices.

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POV Staff
POV (a cinema term for "point of view") is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. POV premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. Since 1988, POV has presented over 400 films to public television audiences across the country. POV films are known for their intimacy, their unforgettable storytelling and their timeliness, putting a human face on contemporary social issues.