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Cosmos Within Us

Tupac Martir / GB, 2019 / 45 min.

Tupac Martir’s live cinema performance Cosmos Within Us was the hit of the virtual reality section of the 2019 Venice Film Festival, went on to win the 2019 ‘Spirit of Raindance’ Immersive Award. Tupac Martir previously made visuals for live shows by Elton John, Sting and Beyoncé. He appeals to all senses with his disorientating Cosmos Within Us , causing you to experience the same sort of disorientation and confusion as someone suffering from memory loss. Cosmos Within Us is developed in collaboration with VR Days Europe.

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Cosmos Within Us is a daring story-telling experiment which blurs the boundaries between VR and performance. Through a combination of state-of-the-art tech and live music, voice over, scent and touch, the piece explores the intricate connection between memory and the senses.

Cosmos Within Us was created to deliver a sense of hope and understanding to anyone affected by memory loss. With advancements in VR, we strive to remember the forgotten.

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Director

Tupac Martir

Production year

2019

Country

GB

Original title

Cosmos Within Us

Length

45 min.

Part of

Xtended

Virtual Reality productions are an increasingly important element of the contemporary film experience. Eye has created a new programme, Xtended, to focus on VR. In Xtended, you’re not confronted with the flat surface of a film screen. You move around virtually in 3D through a designed space that surrounds and immerses you on all sides.

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