Compilation, Experience Sundance 2016, Year of VR

There is a flood of blog posts, videos, articles, and reviews of this years Sundance focusing on Virtual Reality. As we were not able to make it this year we have decided to go ahead and build a compilation of all of the links for Sundance New Frontiers 2016. Check back often this post will be regularly updated. If you come across any links, videos, experiences, diaries or tweets we missed tweet us at

 

We strongly suggest following the Sundance Twitter account for a feed of awesome!

 

Looking for Day by Day Coverage?

Day 1

DAY ONE AT THE SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL – Newsweek

Sundance Diary, Day One: Seeing ‘Other People’ – BBC

Sundance Film Festival: Day One Press Conference – Salt Lake Magazine

Day 2

DAY TWO AT THE SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL – Newsweek

Day 3

The virtual reality of Sundance, Day 3: blissed out – The Verge

Sundance Diary – Day 3: ‘Love & Friendship,’ ‘Certain Women,’ and ‘Mammal’ – Christianity Today

DIRECTORS OF TOUGHNESS TAKE SUNDANCE: DAY 3

Day 4

Sundance Dispatch 4: Key Takeaways from Festival’s Grown up 2016 Edition – Film Journal International – No real focus on VR, just a mention of its strong presence at Sundance

Film Reviews

Where Virtual Reality Takes Us – New York Times

defrost_sundance Randal Kleiser’s Sci-Fi Virtual Reality Drama ‘Defrost’ Debuts at Sundance (EXCLUSIVE) – Variety

Sundance Film Festival Has Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and Flying Whales

‘Condition One’: Virtual Reality Explores Hidden Factory Farming At Sundance – Hollywood Life

 

Sundance’s VR Films Will Break Your Brain – Gizmodo

Virtual Experiences

Leviathan Project – A Mixed Reality Experience

Comedy

Star Wars

Virtual Reality: the immersive film-making wowing Sundance – The Guardian

VIRTUAL REALITY STAR WARS IS COMING AND IT’S ATTRACTING BIG FILMMAKERS – The Nerdist

Diaries

Sundance diary: I tried 7 VR experiences – USA Today

Storytelling and Creation

The art of storytelling has been around since the beginning of time. Starting with etches on a cave wall and evolving into stories painted by word and sound. Virtual Reality is the next step in that evolution. Each of these links or videos may not be strictly virtual reality, but they’re all worth checking out.

Oculus Story Studio Previews “Dear Angelica” at Sundance 2016

Our favorite virtual reality filmmakers at Sundance explain how to make great VR – The Verge

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Overall Review of Virtual Reality at Sundance and the Future

http://www.theverge.com/2016/1/29/10871384/sundance-film-festival-2016-best-vr – The Verge

How VR experiments at Sundance are bringing our bodies into the picture – Wareable

Virtual Reality Used to Be All About Tech. Sundance Hints It’s Becoming a Medium – Variety

Virtual Reality Panels

Streaming Live from Sundance 2016: Innovator’s Brunch Panels on Low-Budget Filmmaking and VR – No Film School

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Awards!!

 

Closing Awards January 30th! Watch Live

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