FoST CLASSIC Possibilia is an interactive love story film starring Alex Karpovsky and Zoe Jarman as a young couple contemplating breaking up—a decision that could yield an infinite number of possible outcomes.
Tree, a haptically-enhanced virtual reality experience, transforms participants into a tree in the rain forest, allowing them to experience the tree's life from a seedling to its fullest form and witness its fate firsthand.
US PREMIER Trafficked is an animated VR experience based on interviews conducted with “Maria,” a woman who spent eight years in captivity after being taken from her home in Nicaragua to work as a prostitute in Mexico.
Winner of Google Play Awards Best VR Experience, Virtual Virtual Reality is a three-hour narrative game about VR, AI, and our sci-fi fever dreams: both a love letter to and satire about the VR industry.
Sun. 10/8, 11:00am–12:00pm
The most effective experiences take the audience out of their seats and put them at the center of the action. In this discussion, panelists will share how they create immersive, multisensory experiences.
This short VR film tells the story of Vaysha, a young girl born with a left eye that sees only the past and a right eye that sees only the future—a curse that prevents her from inhabiting the present.
Look But With Love: A Story of Women (Episode One)
Look But With Love is a VR documentary series about the extraordinary people of Pakistan who are changing the socio-political landscape of their communities through causes they are deeply passionate about.
FoST CLASSICNotes on Blindness is a six-part interactive documentary using new forms of storytelling, gameplay mechanics, and virtual reality to explore the cognitive and emotional experience of blindness.
Notes to My Father is a VR experience that uses a mix of verbatim theater and documentary storytelling techniques to tell a story of love, grief, and reconciliation between a survivor of trafficking and her father.
Sun. 10/8, 12:30pm–1:30pm
The next 12 months will see a massive growth in the AR world. Come meet some of the creators and producers who are on the forefront of AR, and hear from them about the opportunities and challenges of this new platform.