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Inside the worlds dreamed up by Hollywood’s most radical storytellers

California Sunday Magazine
Inside the worlds dreamed up by Hollywood’s most radical storytellers

«It’s bigger than color. It’s bigger than sound. It’s the audience literally inhabiting the narrative.» After reading this piece, I can’t wait to be in a virtual reality movie. Forget about 3D, that was just a superficial novelty. Virtual reality goes to the core of cinematic storytelling. «You can’t cut. You can’t fade. You can’t move the camera. You can’t pull focus. What you can do is create an intriguing hybrid of Brechtian in-the-round theatrical stuff and game design.»


From Weekly Filet #180, in October 2014. More on: #, #

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