Virtual Reality is back and this time it's personal. Voiceovers by Trace Beaulieu and Philip Proctor. This time it works! This film is a seated experience not endorsed by any company depicted so please don't blame them. Yes, Philip K. Dick was right! A film by Andre Perkowski.
For research and educational purposes only. Music by The Farmingdale Sound Machine. Thanks to everyone interviewed and contributing, everyone who let me play with prototypes, everyone who enthusiastically chatted. Not only but also: John Carmack, Dr. Richard Marks (Sony), Kent Bye (Voices of VR), Cosmo Scharf (VRLA), Rev. Kyle, Cymatic Bruce, and many more. Thanks to everyone at the the MxR Lab! Thanks to Oz Beckers for spooky clarinet noises. Thanks to Craig Baldwin for letting me inflict an early version of this on unsuspecting audience. Thankyouthankyou to those lovely people at Frontier Developments. And of course, thanks to Palmer Luckey and all the Oculus folks for putting up with me colliding with demo room walls.
I'll update this all properly once it's properly up! Footage used here including: Gridrunners, Total Recall, The Star Wars Holiday Special, Mindwarp, Virtual Reality Sixty Nine, Bloomberg News, The Timothy Leary Archive, Doctor Who: The Deadly Assassin, Cyberotica, Johnny Mnemonic, Norm from Tested saying "Palmer Luckey," MaximumPC editor Jimmy Thang saying "Palmer Luckey," NBC News, CBS News, Oculus promotional videos, Synthetic Pleasures, Voltron: Defender of the Universe, The Lawnmower Man, NASA, The Philip K. Dick Estate, VPL Research, HTC Vive ad, Bruno Sammartino daring you to do something involving a Power Glove, and more. Stuff: https://www.facebook.com/an...