2016 Virtual Reality Film Showcase
Inspired by the abstract visual music animators of the early to mid-1900's, Bright Shadows is an 11 minute computer generated animation of dynamic, colorful abstractions choreographed to instrumental music.
Director: Michael Catalano (USA, 2015, 11m)
A Martu man from Western Australia's remote Pilbara desert, Indigenous elder Nyarri Morgan's first contact with Western culture occurred in the 1950s, when he witnessed the atomic tests at Maralinga.
Director: Lynette Wallworth (AUSTRALIA, 2015, 5m)
Go inside and beyond Dali’s painting ‘Archeological Reminiscence of Millet’s Angelus’ and explore the world of the surrealist master like never before.
Director: Sam Luchini and Roger Baran (USA, 2016, 5m)
Sent tells the story of a "Goodbye" emoji caught in a fight between a boy and his girlfriend. The story features different emoji characters competing to be chosen and used in a phone conversation.
Light Chaser Animation (CHINA, 2015, 6m)
SONAR takes you on a journey into the depths of a large asteroid via a sprawling ancient cave system. As the experience begins, you find yourself drifting down a corridor towards the cockpit of a spacecraft.
Filmacademy Baden-Wurttenberg (GERMANY, 2015, 6m)
At the crossroads between video game and cinema, The Fifth Sleep is an immersive narrated experience offering a unique adventure. You, the player, will have to choose whether you wake a patient from his coma, by going through his body, his blood, and his brain.
InnerSpace VR (USA, 2016, 5m)