Year: 2017
Category: Augmented & Virtual Reality - Single
Title: Bear 71 VR

The NFB is making groundbreaking, immersive virtual reality experiences more accessible, starting with a VR reinvention of the multi-award-winning interactive doc, Bear 71, now available free on Chrome as Bear 71 VR. Originally launched in 2012, Bear 71 is an acclaimed interactive multi-user online experience told from the point of view of an omniscient female grizzly bear, which explores how we coexist with wildlife in the age of networks, surveillance, and digital information en mass.


National Film Board of Canada in collaboration with Google, IDFA Doclab, and Sound and Vision Co-creator: Leanne Allison, Jeremy Mendes Producer: Dana Dansereau, Bonnie Thompson Developer: Jam3 Producer: Janine Steele Executive Producer: David Christensen, Rob McLaughlin, Loc Dao Designer: Aubyn Freybe-Smith

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