Digital Hollywood Presents

Evening Celebration

"The Best of in VR and Immersive Entertainment"

Tuesday, October 20th

6:15 PM – 8:30 PM, Marina Vista Room

Virtual Reality Entertainment Festival at Digital Hollywood

co-sponsored by TV Academy, Interactive Peer Group

Seth Shapiro, Governor, Interactive Media, The Television Academy

On the Dais - Evening VIP Commentators Include:

Grant Anderson, Head of Studio. JauntVR

Aaron Luber, Head of Partnerships, Google Cardboard

Ted Schilowitz, Futurist and VR explorer at 20th Century FOX

Amir Rubin, founder & CEO, Sixense

Nathan Burba, co-founder & CEO, Survios

Neville Spiteri, co-founder and CEO, WEVR

Peter Levin, President Lionsgate Interactive Ventures & Games

Andy Cochrane, ‎‎Interactive and New Media Director, Special Projects Lead, Mirada Studios

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

Honoring the Best in VR, AR and Immersive

Winners & Nominees in Consideration

I. Best in Overall VR Experience

The Winner - Click Here

“Henry” – Oculus Story Studio

“INSIDE THE BOX OF KURIOS” – CIRQUE DU SOLEIL® and Felix & Paul

“The Strain VR” – Mirada, Headcase VR, FX Network; Digital Kitchen

“The Rose and I” – Eugene Chung, Penrose Studios

“Can You Walk The Walk”, Create VR, Sony Pictures, Sony Magic Lab

“Lexus Elevate” Team One, Lexus, Unit9, Plan8

“The Mission” – Jaunt – Matthew Gratzner’s New Deal Studios

“The Wall from Game of Thrones”, Framestore

Nike "The Neymar Jr. Effect" Adam Berg, Vrse.works, Digital Domain and IM360

 

II. Best in Feature Length – Imax – 3D Experience

The Winner - Click Here

"The Walk" Robert Zemeckis, Sony Pictures

"Everest" Baltasar Kormákur, Universal Pictures

"The Martian" Ridley Scott, 20th Century Fox

"Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation" Christopher McQuarrie, Paramount Pictures, Skydance Productions

"Jurassic World" Colin Trevorrow, Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment

"Ant-Man" Peyton Reed, Walt Disney Studios

"Terminator Genisys" Alan Taylor, Paramount Pictures, Skydance Productions

 

III. Best in VR – Story Telling Advertising Experience

The Winner - Click Here

“Lexus Elevate” Team One, Lexus, Unit9, Plan8

Tie with:

The Winner - Click Here
“Nike "The Neymar Jr. Effect" Adam Berg, Vrse.works, Digital Domain and IM360

“Real Memories” | A Cinematic 360° Virtual Reality Experience – MINI – Unit 9 - KKLD - Gevorg Karensky of BIPOLAR ID

“Infiniti 360 film – The Dream Road - TOOL OF NORTH AMERICA”, CRISPIN PORTER + BOGUSKY, LUMA PICTURES

“Elle – Fashion Shoot in VR” - Jaunt

“TrailScape for Merrell, Production” - Mike Rubenstein, Hill Holliday

 

IV. Best in VR and 360 – Live TV, Sports, News and Documentary

The Winner - Click Here

“ABC News VR Inside Syria” – ABC News and Jaunt

“Conan360 – Comic Con 2015” – Team Coco- AT&T and IM360

“Manchester United vs. Barcelon”a - Next VR

“Vice News VR: Millions March,” Chris Milk, Spike Jonze, Vrse.works, Vice

“Clouds Over Sidra” - Chris Milk, Gabo Arora, Vrse.works, United Nations

“US Open (Golf) on Fox Sports Network”, NextVR

“Red Bull "Inside Tahiti", IM360

“You Are Here: San Francisco” - Ascape VR - Lex Halaby, Stuart Schuffman

“D.M.Z: Memories of a no man's land”- Innerspace VR

“Marriage Equality VR” - 3MERSIV / NOKIA / GANNETT NEWS

 

V. Mobile VR Experience – Original Content and Advertising

The Winner - Click Here

“Google Cardboard” – The Experience, Mirada

Tie with:

The Winner - Click Here

“INSURGENT | SHATTER REALITY” – Kite & Lightning, Lionsgate

Nike "The Neymar Jr. Effect" Adam Berg, Vrse.works, Digital Domain and IM360

“theBlu” – Wevr, Samsung Gear

“The Fifth Sleep”- Innerspace VR

“Neos: The Universe” - NeosVR

“Jack White: THIRD-D”, Jaunt

“Paul McCartney”, Jaunt

“Sisters” - Otherworld

“Vrse” - Sundance Selection

“Adult Swim Virtual Brainload”, WEVR

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Evening Master of Ceremonies

Seth Shapiro, Governor, Interactive Media, The Television Academy

VI. VR Original Content – VR Narrative, Animation, Performance and Human Experience

The Winner• Click Here

“Evolution of Verse” - Chris Milk, Vrse.works, Digital Domain and Annapurna Pictures

“The Rose and I” – Eugene Chung, Penrose Studios

“Henry” – Oculus Story Studio

“The Mission” – Jaunt – Matthew Gratzner’s New Deal Studios

“Our Reality is Virtual” CBSi, Christy Tanner, The Uprising Creative and WEVR

“Kaiju Fury!”  Written and Directed by IAN HUNTER - Jaunt

"Perspective; Chapter 1: The Party" - Specular Theory, Inc.

“INSIDE THE BOX OF KURIOS” – CIRQUE DU SOLEIL® and Felix & Paul

"SONAR - A 360° Experience" - Philipp Maas and Dominik Stockhausen (Director, Producer)

“The Recruit, VR” Milk VR, David Rosenbaum

“Technolust” – Iris VR

“DEFROST” Kleiser-Frederick Productions and IM360

“MansLaughter, Everybody’s Gotta Die Sometime”, Written and Directed by David Marlett

 

VII: Best in VR – Based on Cinematic and Television Experience

The Winner - Click Here

“Can You Walk The Walk” Create VR, Sony Pictures, Sony Magic Lab

Tie With:

The Winner - Click Here

“The Strain VR” – Mirada, Headcase VR, FX Network; Digital Kitchen

“Wild – The Experience” - Twentieth Century Fox, Fox Searchlight, Fox Innovation Lab, Felix & Paul Studios

“The Avengers: Age of Ultron and The Wall from Game of Thrones”, Framestore

“The Sleepy Hollow: VR Experience – Secret Location” – FOX Television

 

VIII. Best in Music VR – Music Video – Concert Experience

The Winner - Click Here

“Galvanized Souls - New Generation” - Springbok Entertainment, New Deal Studios, Galvanized Souls, Immersive Media

‘Surge’ Real-time VR Music Video - Arjan van Meerten

“Paul McCartney VR Experience” – Jaunt

“Taylor Swift Blank Space”, IM360

“Bjork- 'Stonemilker' Andrew Thomas Huang, Vrse.works, Rewind/fx

“Jack White VR” - Third Man Records and Jaunt

"Revolt TV Virtual Reality" Jaunt

 

IX. Best in VR - AR as Advertising and Live Event and Installation

The Winner - Click Here

“Sapient Nitro VR Experience, The Apartment” – WEVR, Sapient Nitro, Sixsense

“Lexus Elevate” Team One, Lexus, Unit9, Plan8

“GAME TIME”, Two Bit Circus, Wasserman, Verizon and NFL

"Terminator Genysis: The Youtube Chronicles in 360" - Specular Theory, Youtube, Paramount Studios

“Stella Artois: The Perfect Flight” - UNIT9, Mother London

“Mountain Dew Virtual Reality” – Firstborn

“Infiniti 360 film – The Dream Road” - TOOL OF NORTH AMERICA, CRISPIN PORTER + BOGUSKY, LUMA PICTURES

“Volvo Trucks – The Chase 360”; film director, Henry Alex Rubin, Smuggler

“Jurassic Park Broadcast Augmented Reality Experience” - INDE Appshaker - American Express

“Be a Techron Hero” – Chevron – Caltex

 

X. Best in Total Immersive - From Theme Park to Installations

The Winner - Click Here

“Full Dome Experience, CONSTANTINE” for NBC Universal at ComicCon, Vortex Immersion Media

"Normandy's 100 Days" at the Arromanches 360 - Lumiere Media, Inc.

“The VOID”, Virtual Entertainment Centers (VECs)

“The SpongeBob SubPants Adventure”, Super 78 Studio

“Air Land & Sea Broadcast Augmented Reality Experience” - INDE Appshaker - National Geographic Society

“BBC Frozen Planet Broadcast” Augmented Reality Experience

“The Avengers: Age of Ultron and The Wall from Game of Thrones”, Framestore

“IBM Think Exhibit”, Mirada