NBC News is launching a new unit, NBC Left Field, which the network describes as “a new internationally minded video troupe that makes short, creative documentaries and features specially designed for social media and set-top boxes.”
The company posted a short video today introducing the initiative — watch it below.
In the material accompanying the video, NBC News says: “Our small team of cinematographers, journalists, animators and social media gurus aims to unearth stories and breathe creative life into current headlines. While pushing boundaries at home and abroad, NBC Left Field will also be serving as an experimental hub for NBC News style, treatment and audience engagement.”
Here’s the video posted today by NBC News …