Ideas Roadshow is an award-winning multimedia initiative dedicated to using the power of film to produce engaging non-fiction storytelling illuminated by the relevant context.

All Ideas Roadshow creations present a range of intriguing insights within a strong narrative arc so as to be fully accessible to a broad general audience.

NEW: THROUGH THE MIRROR OF CHESS: A CULTURAL EXPLORATION, a captivating documentary examining the remarkable impact of chess on culture, art, science, social empowerment and more plus the accompanying book of “CHESSAYS” by academic filmmaker Howard Burton.

The films take the viewer on an exhilarating journey across a wide range of times and places touching on cultural history, AI, psychology, game theory, chess variants, art, literature, gender issues, education, social empowerment, prison reform, and more to comprehensively address the question of what makes the game so unique. Visit the related film page, HERE, and book page, HERE.

COMING SOON: We are currently in production of a series of narrative explorations of the lives and accomplishments of Italian Renaissance artists, including Raphael, Botticelli, Da Vinci and Sofonisba, in a fresh, original format.   

This is an ongoing series of stand-alone films featuring strong and effective storytelling with lots of contextual details to pique curiosity and interest while presenting viewers with lots of enticing images of relevant artworks, maps, etc.

To find out more and get a sense of other enlightening films that illustrate what made this particular time and place so special, make sure to visit this page for more details: HERE.