NAB Show Shanghai – VR Selection

HTC VIVE EXPERIENCES

ALICE VR 

Carbon Studio & Klabater – Poland

Alice VR is a story-driven exploration game rich with puzzles and designed to be a singular VR adventure. Game is inspired by the famous Lewis Carroll’s novel Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, taking its characters and themes to a new science-fiction setting.

ALLUMETTE 

PENROSE STUDIOs / Eugene Chung – USA

To tell the story of Allumette, Penrose crafted an entirely new and fantastical VR world, with a city loosely inspired by Venice floating in the sky. Clouds lap the buildings like waves in the winding canals and rios of Allumette’s world.

 

BREAK A LEG 

Apelab – Switzerland / USA

Break a Leg is an interactive experience designed for virtual reality. It gets its inspiration from the magic shows of the 19th Century such as Houdini and Kellar. Built to entertain the crowds based on tricking the mind through misdirection and routine, the conjurers obeyed drastic rules to fool the mind of the audience.

FIREBIRD: LA PÉRI 

Innerspace VR – France

La Péri is a beautiful and mind blowing VR experience based on classical music and ballet by french classical composer Paul Dukas. It relies on the Vive’s hand controllers, and enables you to interact directly with the dancer on stage. Visit the ethereal world of La Péri and experience this magical and poetic encounter.

GIANT 

Milica Zec / Winslow Turner Porter III – USA

Trapped in an active war zone, two parents struggle to distract their young daughter by inventing a fantastical tale. Inspired by true events, this immersive virtual reality experience transports the viewer into the family’s makeshift basement shelter. The parents’ fairytale intensifies as bomb blasts draw closer and closer.

IRRATIONAL EXUBERANCE 

Buffalo VIsion / Ben Vance – USA

Fly a variety of spacecraft including the Ansharian Fighter, Bomber, and EMP ship. Gear VR technology allows you to see the fight all around you, real-time, for fast-paced and accurate combat awareness. Steer your ship by simply moving your head, dodging space debris, asteroid fields and huge Nergal capital ships.

KIYA 

Emblematic Group / Nonny de la Peña – USA

This harrowing, animated reenactment tells the story of a real-life domestic violence homicide in which two sisters engage in a doomed struggle to save the third from being shot and killed by her ex-boyfriend.

OLD FRIEND

Tyler Hurd / Wevr – USA

Lose yourself in a vibrant psychedelic dance party brimming with joyful insanity. VR filmmaker Tyler Hurd and WEVR present a fun animated VR music video experience for Old Friend by Future Islands.

SEQUENCED

Apelab / Sylvain Joly / Emilie Joly – Switzerland

In a world where there is only one city left on Earth, recons are sent out to find lost populations. The story adapts in real time to the user’s focus: the characters and environment react to the user’s presence in each scene.

SISTERS

Otherworld Interactive – USA

Be careful where you look because someone or something doesn’t want you here ! Otherworld Interactive presents their popular horror franchise that transports the viewer inside a chilling animated haunted house where sisterly ghosts will scare your pants off.

VR VIDEO

ART STORIES 

SEPPIA / Clément Cogitore – France

Art Stories proposes an immersive experience in the heart of the most beautiful sites which marked the history of European art.

BE THE BOTTLE
JEAN-PAUL GAULTIER 

OKIO Studio – France

Discover the Jean-Paul Gaultier 360° experience to promote its latest fragrance.

I-PHILIP 

OKIO Studio / Pierre Zandrowicz – France

In early 2005, David Hanson, an American robotics, is developing its first android human. His name is Phil and it is simply the copy of the famous science fiction author Philip K. Dick. Through the memories of the android and those of the author, the film offers an interpretation of Phil’s life.

“KIDS” – ONE REPUBLIC 

Within / Nokia Ozo – USA

The official music video experience for OneRepublic’s new single “Kids”, filmed in Mexico City. 

THE TEMPTATION OF ST ANTHONY 

Les Poissons Volants / Carlos Franklin – France

The 360° experience of Temptation of St. Anthony explores the creative madness of the famous painter Heronymus Bosch. 

TASTE FOR RISK

Benoît Lichté – France

This transmedia project, including a France Ô documentary and an immersive virtual reality experience, lets us explore the daily life of extreme sports champions.

LIFE IN THE TIME OF REFUGEE

Nokia / UNHCR – UK

Life in the Time of Refuge documents Warda’s journey as she visits Finland to meet up with Omar and see how he is adjusting to his new life.

LEBRON JAMES 

Felix & Paul – Canada

Virtual reality just got its first real celebrity spokesperson: NBA champion LeBron James. Produced by Félix & Paul Studios, the 360-degree video is one of a five-part series called Uninterrupted.

LIVING IN PARIS 

Michel Reilhac – France

Living in Paris shows special moments in a parisian  life from the vision of real citizens. Become a real parisian with this immersive project who offers series of typical moments of parisian life.

OMG (OCULUS MAD DOG) 

Wevr / Phil Tippett – USA

A stop-motion animation of delightfully grotesque characters, straight from the wonderfully twisted mind of Academy Award Winning director Phil Tippett.

NO FUTURE 

Specular Theory / Greg Davenas – USA

An experimental artwork willing to use the language of VR in its complete uniqueness. To express things in a way that any other medium would fail to express.

NOTES ON BLINDNESS 

Ex Nihilo / Agat Film – UK / France

A unique VR project where you have time and space to viscerally experience John’s story and explore how losing one sense can enhance others.

OUR BABY

La générale production / Simon Bouisson – France

Are you ready to reborn in reality virtual ? Welcome in the skin of a newborn child.

PEARL

Google Spotlight Story / Patrick Osborne – USA

Pearl follows a father and daughter on the road together, tracing his struggles to make it as a musician and parent, and her coming-of-age and musical journey to fulfillment.

REIMAGINE ETHIAD AIRWAYS

The Barbarian Group – USA

Nicole Kidman Stars in VR Version of an Etihad Airways Flight Film Shows Off Luxury Interior of Airbus A380.

SEA GYPSIES

Félix & Paul – Canada

An encounter with the Sama-Bajau people who have lived on the sea along the coasts of Borneo for centuries.

THE BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY EXPERIENCE

Enosis VR / Google Play / Queen / Vangelis Lympouridis – USA

The Bohemian Rhapsody Experience offers a journey through frontman Freddie Mercury’s subconscious mind and recreates the sensation of being onstage with the band, with visual and audio elements that respond to your movements.

THE PULL

QubaVR / Quba Michalski – USA

Gravity is no longer a constant. Enter a world where the rules that bind us are suddenly disobeyed. In a secret science facility, gravity has been conquered.

VR NOIR

AFTRS, START VR / Mike Jones – Australia

VR Noir: A Day Before The Night is a ground-breaking, interactive film experience created for virtual reality.

WAVES

Wevr / Benjamin Dickinson – USA

Burning with originality, intelligence, and a deft use of the medium, Reggie Watts weaves a virtual reality story that is a dream-within-a-dream meta-ride down the rabbit hole, where the only constants seem to be his philosophical musings, comedic insights, and musical genius.