october, 2019

fri18oct1:00 pmVR Shorts Program1:00 pm CCA LobbyEvent Type :Narrative Feature

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Fri, Oct 18, 2019 01:00PM

CCA Lobby

Event Details

12 Seconds To Gunfire
12 seconds of gunfire: The true story of a school shooting is a powerful virtual reality experience produced by The Washington Post. The short film recounts what happened to Jacob Hall and Ava Olsen, who were first-graders at Townville Elementary School in South Carolina when a 14-year-old boy opened fire on their school playground at recess.
Last Whispers directed by Lena Herzog
At an unprecedented speed, faster than the extinction of most endangered species, we are losing our linguistic diversity—and the very means by which we know ourselves. Last Whispers is an immersive oratorio, an invocation of the languages that have gone extinct and an incantation of those that are endangered.
Ghost Fleet Directed by Shannon Service and Jeffrey

At 14, Tun Lin was kidnapped from Thailand and sold into slavery. He spent the next 14 years on a ship, forced to fish without pay. With the help of a humanitarian agency, Tun Lin escaped and returned home—but many are not so lucky.
Ghost Fleet VR offers epic storytelling and takes us to the ships, ports, and seas where the slave trade takes place, exposing these injustices and their relationship to the lucrative fishing industry.

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