TFF Interview: VR production studio ‘Telexist’ founders Sam Gezari & Erik Donley talk about ‘Dinner Party’ & the rise of VR

Founders Sam Gezari and Erik Donley started Telexist as a need to service their own work. Erik Donley: “We knew we’d have to pay someone a lot of money to do what we needed, so we thought we might as well pay ourselves.” That drive and spirit are also shared by Sam Gezari who said they realized that “every frame Read More →

Welcome to the Future – Tribeca Immersive: Virtual Arcade & Storyscapes Lineup at the Tribeca Film Festival

Are you still not sure what the whole VR thing is all about? This year Tribeca brings it’s most impressive lineup of opportunities to interactive with another world. Some are educational, some are just for fun. I’m really looking forward to checking out as many of these as I can! VIRTUAL ARCADE The Virtual Arcade selections include 23 projects from Read More →

Interactive Video Installation at New York Film Festival’s Convergence

Experiencing VR for the first time at this year's New York Film Festival in a Covergence press preview. I can say it's quite a trip. #NYFF54 #VR #filmliveshere @filmlinc Photo credit: @joeymagidson :) A post shared by Elizabeth Whittemore Ferry (@indiebizliz) on Sep 28, 2016 at 6:31pm PDT Featuring works by: Daniel Scheinert, Billy Chew, Lawrence Chen, Sandeep Parikh and Read More →