Kaleidoscope Virtual Reality World Tour
Kaleidoscope Virtual Reality World Tour

Kaleidoscope, the largest community for virtual reality creators, has officially announced the 2016 Kaleidoscope World Tour, a multi-city international tour set to showcase the best in virtual reality film, art, and immersive experiences. 

Kicking off in Paris, France, the festival will also make stops in London, England; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Cologne, Germany; Berlin, Germany; Stockholm, Sweden; Tel Aviv, Israel; Melbourne, Australia; Pangyo, South Korea and Tokyo, Japan. 

"We were overwhelmed by the enthusiasm around the inaugural Kaleidoscope VR Film Festival and can’t wait to bring it to a global audience in 2016," said Kaleidoscope co-founder René Pinnell in an official statement. "We are thrilled to showcase the latest VR experiences and technologies to 10 international hubs, and to engage with local pioneers in each city to highlight their groundbreaking work. Virtual reality is a global movement, and this is an exciting next step for Kaleidoscope."

You can check out the dates and full line up below: 

Dates: 

Paris, France – Tuesday, March 1 (La Gaîté lyrique)

Tel Aviv, Israel - Saturday, March 5 (Amiad Center)

London, England - Tuesday, March 8 (Studio Spaces E1)

Stockholm, Sweden – Saturday, March 12 (The Brewery Conference Center Stockholm)

Cologne, Germany – Friday, March 18 (Flora Köln, Am Botanischen Garten 1a)

Berlin, Germany – Tuesday, March 22 (Jewish Museum of Berlin)

Amsterdam, Netherlands – Friday, March 25 (The EYE Film Museum)

Pangyo, South Korea – Thursday, March 31 (Center for Creative Economy & Innovation (CCEI))

Tokyo, Japan – Wednesday, April 6 (Terratoria)


Melbourne, Australia – Wednesday, April 12 (Melbourne Meat Market)

GRAND PRIZE COMPETITION:

JET LAG (World Premiere)

Director: Pierre Friquet

LA PÉRI: A PRELUDE (World Premiere)
Director: Balthazar Auxietre

MAD GOD (World Premiere)

Director: Phil Tippett

THE MARCHLAND (International Premiere)

Director: Daniël Ernst

NOTES ON BLINDNESS (International Premiere)

Directors: Arnaud Colinart, Amaury La Burthe, Peter Middleton, & James Spinney

OLD FRIEND (International Premiere)

Director: Tyler Hurd

TANA PURA (International Premiere)

Director: Mike Tucker

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OFFICIAL SELECTION:

BLOCKED IN
Director: Daniël Ernst

BRIGHT SHADOWS (International Premiere)
Director: Michael Catalano

BUTTS (International Premiere)

Director: Tyler Hurd

CLOUDS

Director: James George & Jonathan Minard

COLOSSE (International Premiere)

Director: Eran Hilleli

THE CROSSING

Director: Tyson Sadler

THE FUTURE OF VR (World Premiere)

Director: Philipp Wenning

DER GROSSE GOTTLIEB 

Director: Daniël Ernst

HARD WORLD FOR SMALL THINGS

Director: Janicza Bravo

I AM YOU

Director: Elli Raynai

IRRATIONAL EXUBERANCE: PROLOGUE

Director: Ben Vance

IN THE EYES OF THE ANIMAL

Director: Marshmallow Laser Feast

LOVR

Director: Aaron Bradbury

LUCID TRIPS (International Premiere)

Director: Sara Lisa Vogl & Nico Uthe

MODERAT: Reminder (World Premiere)

Director: Mate Steinforth

THE NIGHT CAFÉ 

Director: Mac Cauley

REAL (World Premiere)

Director: Connor Hair

REFRAME IRAN (World Premiere)

Director: João Inada

SURGE

Director: Arjan Van Meerten

WAVES

Director: Benjamin Dickinson

WITNESS 360: 7/7

Director: Darren Emerson

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS:

theBLU: ENCOUNTER

Director: Jake Rowell

EDGE OF SPACE (World Premiere)

Director: Thomas Wallner

INVASION! (Sneak Peek)

Director: Eric Darnell

THE ROSE AND I

Director: Eugene Chung

TILT BRUSH by GOOGLE

Creators: Patrick Hackett & Drew Skillma