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VR Movie House (N/C 15+)

19 March

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Key

  • A Autism friendly
  • C Captioned
  • D Dementia friendly
  • Venue Joytown Grand Electric Theatre
Location of Joytown Grand Electric Theatre

Details

Immerse yourself in a showcase of VR shorts, including the premiere of a new VR moving image art project. Digital artists Dennis & Debbie Club have collaborated with Scottish moving image artists to create VR environments for their work. Short videos by Stephanie Mann (Still Life on Face, 2012), Beagles & Ramsay (Molar, 2014) and Dennis & Debbie Club themselves (The Strip, 2015) are presented in virtual animated spaces, opening a dialogue with the works and inviting the viewer to explore.

Participants will also have the opportunity to select from six new VR projects, from the UK, France and the Netherlands, including World Premieres of two Scottish 360º films, The Circuit made by the Creative Media Academy at the University of the West of Scotland and The Perfect Place made by Scottish Ballet in partnership with BBC. 

All tickets £5. Advance booking essential.

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Ashes to Ashes

A dysfunctional family grapples with the dying wish of their grandfather. We’re given a unique point of view on a bizarre set of family relationships that are ready to blow up.

Show details

  • Director Steye Hallema, Ingejan Ligthart Schenk, Jamille van Wijngaarden
  • Country The Netherlands
  • Year 2016
  • Duration 11 min
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The Circuit

We follow one of only 450 jockeys registered in the UK as he travels, both physically and psychologically, from the weigh in room to the winner's enclosure.

Show details

  • Director Nick Higgins
  • Country UK
  • Year 2017
  • Duration 14 min
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fabulous wonder.land

Fall down the rabbit hole, land in wonder.land, a living, breathing, vibrant world. The cheshire cat comes into view, hovering above like a magnificent holographic airship serenading you.

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  • Director Lysander Ashton, Toby Coffey, Ollie Lindsey
  • Country UK
  • Year 2015
  • Duration 4 min
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I, Philip

An American robotics company presents the first android human, a copy of science fiction author Philip K. Dick. During a flight from Dallas to Las Vegas the android’s head disappears.

Show details

  • Director Pierre Zandrowicz
  • Country France
  • Year 2016
  • Duration 12 min
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Indefinite

Detainees seeking leave to stay in the UK lift the veil on the realities of a detention system that strips away identities, and further damages society's most vulnerable.

Show details

  • Director Darren Emerson
  • Country UK
  • Year 2016
  • Duration 14 min
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The Perfect Place

A seemingly perfect couple living in luxury reveal the emptiness and regret behind the façade, as they attempt to recapture the spark they once had.

Show details

  • Director Laura-Jane McRae
  • Country UK
  • Year 2017
  • Duration 4 min
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VR + Moving Image Art

Three VR presentations of 2D artist moving image works 'Still Life On Face', 'Molar' and 'The Strip'.

Show details

  • Director Stephanie Mann, Beagles & Ramsay, Dennis & Debbie Club
  • Country UK
  • Year 2012-2017
  • Duration 18 min in total
  • Certificate N/C 15+
  • Running time 45m
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