VIRTUAL REALITY COMPETITION

VIRTUAL REALITY OFFICIAL LINE UP:

SEE ME by Alethea Root
POPSTAR: REFLECTIONS by Elia Petridis
360 PINK FLOYD A FALL INTO YOU by Lennart Oberscheidt
YOUR SPIRITUAL TEMPLE SUCKS by John Hsu
PARIS TERROR by Riccarda Saleh
EVEREST-THE VR FILM by Jonathan Griffith
BEING AN ASTRONAUT 1 & 2  by Pierre-Emmanuel Le Goff

These works can be seen from Friday, October 18th to Sunday, October 20th, 2019 at our screening location: AMC 34th St., 312 W 34th St., New York, NY 10001 (Top floor).

A Virtual Reality panel will be hosted on Saturday, October 18th at 11.30am at The New Yorker Hotel. Book your tickets to have access to the Reel Magic Hour Panel Series.


This competition is dedicated to showcasing diverse and innovative work in the VR space. Experiences include works made by Women, People of Color and LGTBQ.

The Second Annual Virtual Reality Grand Prix Award will be offered on Sunday, October 20th, 2019. 


PROGRAMMER

Stina Hamlin, Director of Post Production at East Coast Digital, Inc., is an award-winning VR creator and traditional producer who has worked with organizations including UNICEF, Doctors Without Borders, USA Today, and Scripps Networks.  She is of Cherokee, Choctaw, and Irish descent, and her focus is creating projects that amplify Indigenous voices and that educate and support in the fight to protect the water and Mother Earth.  She is a member of the Producers Guild Of America, the 2018-2019 cohort at New Inc. in New York City, and The Indigenous Kinship Collective.  Currently she is working on XR project, Blood Memory: The Experience with Co-Director, Jade Begay, and Red House Series, a multi-platform project.