Notes on Blindness VR wins Tribeca Storyscapes AwardMay 05 2016
Notes on Blindness: Into Darkness, the VR experience that will launch alongside the feature film in July, won the Tribeca Storyscapes Award for 'groundbreaking approaches in storytelling and technology.' The interactive story experience uses John Hull's original diary entries alongside cutting-edge technology to recreate how John 'saw' the world.
The virtual reality experience was developed by Arnaud Colinart of AGAT Films & Cie / Ex Nihilo, Audio Gaming's Amaury La Burthe and the film's directors, Peter Middleton and James Spinney.
As the panel of judges commented, "The most powerful stories allow us to see the world and its vast array of experiences through someone else's eyes. One project took us on that journey in a most unexpected way. Through its creative use of a medium and its meticulous and elegantly crafted audio landscape. Through its dedication to nuance and aesthetic. Through its care and compassion not only for the protagonist, but for those who take the journey with him. Because as the piece so eloquently ends: 'After all, being human is not seeing, it's loving."
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