Virtual reality is not just “the next big thing”, and definitely far more than just a gimmick. It’s an entirely new step in the evolution of visual storytelling. It’s not just 3D and a step forward from film: it’s a new medium. We’ve explored it in our Virtual Reality Filmmaking Toolkit, where you can learn how to make a VR Experience for less than £400.
There’s already a VR Film Festival, Sundance has set up VR workshops, and this year’s Raindance Film Festival will be accepting Virtual Reality submissions.
Granted, it’s still burgeoning, at this point in the game, yet we’ve already seen very exciting stuff. Here are a few:
Read the rest on the Raindance blog.