We were asked to:

Use the latest immersive technologies to work on a piece as part of BBC Connected Studio’s ‘Future of Content’ programme. The brief called for going beyond being in the heart of the action, beyond controlling it. We saw a great opportunity to work in the emerging format of high-end, interactive virtual reality.

So we made:

We Wait. An immersive short story for Oculus Rift based on BBC News stories. The experience transports the audience to a beach in Turkey, where they join a family waiting to cross the sea to Greece, sharing their hopes, fears and past experiences.

Download now for free from the Oculus Store

Interested in commissioning content or have a project similar to this you’d like to discuss? Then drop us a line at interactive@aardman.com

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