VR & 360

(AR) Seven Grams

11:00am Daily @ Unit Base Gallery
Although we use our smartphones countless times each day to connect to the web and each other, we are largely disconnected from how our phones are made.  Seven Grams uses Augmented Reality to expose the connection between our smartphones and the human abuse and exploitation linked to mineral ex ...

On the morning you wake

11:00am Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR)
6:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR)
On a regular Saturday morning in January 2018, as Hawaiian citizens went about their daily routines, the entire population received an SMS from the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency, which read: “BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL.”

360

Hourly from 11:20am @ Unit Base Gallery (360)
Caves:  Experienced cave explorer and mountaineer Lea Odermatt leads us on her tours beneath the surface of the earth, in claustrophobic passageways and gigantic caverns and chambers usually only accessible to specialists.
Montegelato : Hundreds of cinematic sequences define a th ...

Samsara

11:20am Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR 2)
2:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR 2)
In the near future, the Earth environment is completely destroyed by the human race. We have to abandon it and find a new home in space. After hundred years of space travel, we have re-engineered our DNA and artificially evolved into a new form.

SSB & CR

12:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR 2)
3:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR 2)
The Starry Sand Beach : A scientific fairy tale about the starry grains of sand found on multiple beaches across the East China Sea… This starry sand is called Baculogypsina sphaerulata, a particular species of Foraminifera, and is the protagonist of a local legend about the North Star, ...

Promenade & Nyssa

12:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR)
3:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR)
Two projects play back to back in this session: 
“Reimagined Volume 1 : Nyssa” – In partnership with Meta, co-creators Julie Cavaliere and Michaela Ternasky-Holland bring to life a virtual reality (VR) animation series. This anthology series will take the a ...

Laika

1:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR)
4:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR)
Employing striking VR animation, Asif Kapadia tells the story of Laika, the stray dog that the Soviet Union sent into orbit.

Last Dance

1:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR 2)
4:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR 2)
The human race has devoured itself in war, resulting in the destruction of our home, the Earth. Only an AI created by human wisdom was able to survive. The AI escaped into space and was given a single mission: the Regeneration of Mankind.

Goliath

2:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR)
5:20pm Daily @ Unit Base Gallery (VR)
Through mind-bending animation, award-winning GOLIATH: PLAYING WITH REALITY explores the limits of reality in this true story of so-called ‘schizophrenia’ and the power of gaming communities. Echo (narrated by Tilda Swinton) guides you through the many realities of Goliath, a man who spent years ...