To unite illusion and reality, it is also what proposes the virtual reality specificities of which, so technical as narrative, raise numerous questions and create of new challenges.
Stories of spaces, season 2 proposes 4 short films in stereoscopic VR realized around shows presented on the occasion of the festivals of Avignon and Aix-en-Provence 2017. These four works are the opportunity to confront directors and playwrights, choreographers, musicians or visual artists to question and explore the virtual reality in front of live performance.
“With this camera made of 8 sensors, film-maker’s usual marks are abolished. In the face of this new freedom of look of the spectator, the only one the strength of the direction and the body of the actors must be emphasized. Priority in the game and in the text! “Says Richard Copans.
By stressing voluntarily the gaps from the close friend and from the distant and by taking advantage of the space of the front-scene and the first row, he tries to reinvent the close-up by filming a chapter of Olivier Py’s peace, Parisians.
Description : The easiest format to set up and exhibit.
Platform compatibilty : Google Cardboard, Google Daydream, Samsung GearVR, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, others
Technical Requirements : VR Headset, Swivel stool/chair, Compatible smartphone or desktop PC, Charger, Internet connection
Tutorial : watch here
User Mediation: 1 person for 10 to 20 VR stations