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.