CO-PRESENTED BY USC INTERACTIVE. A feature-length tour through the cybersexy history of VR, as represented in film & TV. Plus, a state-of-the-virtual-union Q&A w/ Brett Leonard (dir. of “The Lawnmower Man” & “Virtuosity”) + indie game devs Charles Babb & Christina Heller!
TICKETS - $10 advance / $15 door
DOORS - 7:00pm
SHOW - approx. 7:30pm
VR is poised to be a daily thing in our infotainment-sphere, but it’s been a long time coming. In that decades-long gap, creators of popular entertainment have used VR as a subject to scare us, chill us out, make us laugh, get us horny, provoke thought and stoke box office -- and it’s all been both silly and spectacular.
Join Alamo Drafthouse & USC Interactive for a curated video avalanche of absurd wearables, whooshing CGI-scapes, erotic futurism, cybernetic dolphins and other 21st-century toys. Your kernel’s never been panicked quite like this!
PLUS, COME TRY OUT A SELECTION OF NEWLY-COMISSIONED VR WORKS AT OUR FREE “FANTASTIC VR” ARCADE ON THE USC CAMPUS, SUNDAY 6/12! INFO tba...