Though the future of filmmaking encompasses many changes, two that will affect it the most are the nature of the creator (ranging from auteur with a single vision to collaborative, sometimes crowd-generated content) and audience experience (ranging from passive to active content consumption). These can be combined to create 4 unique scenarios:
■ An evolution of the traditional relationship between the movie-going audience and an auteur’s creations
■ A world in which a crowd can entertain an audience that merely watches
■ Professional storytellers create interactive experiences using an over-arching social narrative
■ Makers and consumers merge into an interactive community
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