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    Discover 9 of this year’s best VR films & experiences inside Tolhuistuin. A ticket provides you with a one-hour slot. Choose from a fixed menu or make a personal selection from the best virtual reality films and experiences presented in the do {not} touch program. For those with a headset at home, this selection is available on VIVEPORT from 20 November.

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    do {not} touch: VR films & experience

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      Book a time slot here to discover 9 of this year’s best VR films & experiences inside Tolhuistuin. A ticket provides you with a one-hour slot. 

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      Agence

      • Pietro Gagliano
      • 2020

        Play God in a universe populated by intelligent machines. You can nurture their peaceful coexistence or plunge them into chaos and conflict. The story of evolution in this VR game is never the same twice.

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        Azibuye — The Occupation

        • Dylan Valley
        • 2019

          A thought-provoking, 360-degree view of an overgrown, dilapidated Johannesburg house squatted as a political and artistic statement by two Black artists. Will their attitude change when they find out who owns the house?

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          The Book of Distance

          • Randall Okita
          • 2020

            Director Randall Okita’s grandfather emigrated from Hiroshima to Canada in 1935. During the Second World War he was sent to an internment camp. This interactive reconstruction of the life of a taciturn man fills in the gaps in history.

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            Bridge to Sovietopia

            • Marie Alice Wolfszahn
            • 2020

              Like an invisible spirit, the user of this VR glides through scientific, industrial, and cultural structures of the former Soviet Union, weathered monuments of a vanished utopia. A memento mori for every worldly power.

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              Cabinets of Wonder

              • Susanne Kim
              • 2020

                In this virtual reality experience you enter three fantasy worlds of children who feel out of place in the real world. Glide along a river in Cameroon, dive underwater with a mermaid, and explore a planet with guinea pigs and a talking machine.

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                Corpus Misty

                • Aubrey Heichemer
                • 2020

                  Wandering through a labyrinth of soft shapes, the viewer encounters stories of genderqueers and women who fall outside the norm. This immersive VR documentary shows that there is more that connects us than divides us.

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                  Ferenj: A Graphic Memoir in VR

                  • Ainslee Robson
                  • 2020

                    During a VR flight through Ethiopian-American director Ainslee Robson’s memories of Cleveland and Addis Ababa in pointillist form, cultural dislocation and the elusiveness of her mixed-race identity become palpable.

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                    Missing Pictures: Birds of Prey

                    • Clément Deneux
                    • 2019

                      Award-winning director Abel Ferrara talks about his never-completed film project from 1980, Birds of Prey. Like the VR user, he is surrounded by that film’s vision of a dystopian New York, where a revolutionary uprising leads to urban warfare.

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                      Under the Skin

                      • João Inada
                      • 2020

                        You find yourself ducking bullets in this immersive documentary about life in one of Rio de Janeiro’s most violent favelas. Although it’s a brutal place, the neighborhood also has resilient residents who keep working for a better life.

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