The Interview Box:Notes on a Prototype System for Video-Recording Remote Interviews

Green, David Philip and Lindley, Joseph (2022) The Interview Box:Notes on a Prototype System for Video-Recording Remote Interviews. In: DIS '22. ACM, New York, pp. 1044-1057. ISBN 9781450393584

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Abstract

Video-recording remote interviews can sometimes be necessary or desirable, such as in news broadcasting or documentary-making. However, remote interviews are not currently well-supported by digital tools. Unresolved questions about best practices and the kinds of support needed to facilitate remote interviews have become increasingly relevant since the Covid-19 pandemic. To reflect on these questions and explore the design space for systems to support high quality, remote video-recorded interviews, we conducted an exploratory Research through Design study, drawing on professional media-making techniques, novel interviewing methods and a bespoke intervention: The Interview Box. We provide a detailed summary of our design process and, reflecting on both the successes and failures of our interventions, construct two contributions: technical insights relating to the practical challenges of designing and implementing a remote video interview system, and general insights into the broader interaction design challenges of designing for remote video-recorded interviews.

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© ACM, 2022. This is the author's version of the work. It is posted here by permission of ACM for your personal use. Not for redistribution. The definitive version was published in DIS '22: Designing Interactive Systems ConferenceJune 2022 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/3532106.3533504
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