VR for Social Impact with "The Lost City of Mer"

BTV Media Factory Classroom

208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

How to find us

Take the second driveway (closest to the train tracks); we're at the end of the second porch—behind a small elevator. There's a shiny "VCAM" sign out front. Call us (651-9692) if you have any trouble!

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Details

FREE - Space limited, RSVP Required

Schedule:
3:00 PM - VR Sneak Peak with Liz Canner -
View "The Lost City of Mer" in VR.
Limit: 5 Minutes per person. First come, first served.

4:00 PM - Presentation on VR Storytelling with Liz Canner

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Presented in conjunction with the Vermont International Film Festival, learn how VR storytelling has the potential to make a social impact.

The cross platform, immersive and interactive VR project, "The Lost City of Mer" was built on a foundation of science by told through fantasy. Creator Liz Canner will offer sneak peak dives into the VR world for the first hour of this workshop, followed by a presentation on VR storytelling with time for Q&A.

This project has been featured at the United Nations during the General Assembly as one of the best VR projects on climate change!

Lost City of Mer Official Site: https://www.lostcityofmer.org/

Please also note that Lost City of Mer will be installed at the Vermont International Film Festival Saturday & Sunday, Oct 19-20 from 11am – 7pm in the Lake Lobby, Main Street Landing, with director Liz Canner. https://vtiff.org/events/lost-city-of-mer-1/