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A VR Experience is winning an Academy Award

Zenbane
Level 16

I think this is pretty darn fantastic. This is an experience described as combining, "physical spaces — a sand-covered floor, a spare and cold waiting room, a multi-screen video installation — with the Oculus Rift. Imagery both representational and abstract." This is from the guy who directed the movie, Birdman - which is a great film.

I do love that this breakthrough moment in entertainment history involves the Oculus Rift
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The Academy of the Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today that a special Oscar statuette will be presented to already two-time Oscar-winner Alejandro G. Iñárritu’s Carne y Arena (Virtually Present, Physically Invisible).


Article about the award:
https://www.polygon.com/virtual-reality/2017/10/27/16561624/virtual-reality-oscar-carne-y-arena


Article about the project (great read!):
https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/8/15941596/carne-y-arena-alejandro-inarritu-virtual-reality-installa...


Project site:
http://www.lacma.org/carne-y-arena#landing

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