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 4-part docuseries examining the remarkable impact of chess on culture, art, science, social empowerment and more plus the accompanying book of “CHESSAYS” by physicist-turned-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 much 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 pre-production of several narrative explorations of both Renaissance art and the foundations of mathematics through our new NOTABLE LIVES biographies (Raphael, Botticelli, Archimedes, Gödel), together with a series of feature films focused on specific topics, such as THE ART OF PERSPECTIVE and THE STORY OF CALCULUS.
Both series will feature a continuous voice-over narrative distilled from a range of established expert perspectives with lots of engaging graphics and images throughout to best capitalize on the visual medium.