New Frontier

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NF Films & Performances

Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun?

Director Travis Wilkerson
Screenwriter Travis Wilkerson
Cast Travis Wilkerson
U.S.A.  /  70 Min

World Without End (No Reported Incidents)

Director Jem Cohen
U.S.A./United Kingdom  /  57 Min

New Frontier Art

A Normal Working Day

Lead Artists A Normal Working Day
Switzerland

Full Turn

Lead Artist Benjamin Muzzin
Switzerland

Heartcorps: Riders of the Storyboard

Lead Artists Dandypunk , Darin Basile, Jo Cattell
Cast Ekenah Claudin, Elon Höglund, Youssef El Toufali, Jenni Gamas
U.S.A.

Heroes

Lead Artist Melissa Painter
Key Collaborators Tim Dillon, Thomas Wester, Jason Schugardt, Laura Gorenstein Miller
Cast Helios Dance Theater, Stephanie Maxim, Chris Stanley, Melissa Sandvig
U.S.A.

Life of Us

Lead Artists Chris Milk, Aaron Koblin; with music by Pharrell Williams
Key Collaborators Megan Ellison, McKenzie Stubbert, Jona Dinges
U.S.A.

NeuroSpeculative AfroFeminism

Lead Artists Ashley Baccus-Clark, Carmen Aguilar y Wedge, Ece Tankal, Nitzan Bartov
U.S.A.

Pleasant Places

Lead Artist Quayola
United Kingdom

Scientists Have Found a Way to Make Paraplegics Move Again

Lead Artists Michael Tabb, Ananya Bhattacharya, Alberto Santos Dumont Association for Research Support
Key Collaborator Lente Viva Filmes
Cast Miguel Nicolelis and the Walk Again Team
U.S.A./Brazil

Synesthesia Suit: Rez Infinite and Crystal Vibes

Lead Artists Tetsuya Mizuguchi, Ayahiko Sato, Kouta Minamizawa
Key Collaborators Osamu Kodera, Yukari Konishi, Benjamin Outram
Japan/U.S.A.

The Journey to the Center of the Natural Machine

Lead Artists Daniella Segal, Daniel Lazo, Eran May-Raz, Charles Niu

Tree

Lead Artists Milica Zec, Winslow Porter
Key Collaborators Aleksandar Protic, Jakob Kudsk Steensen
U.S.A.

NF VR Experience

ASTEROIDS!

Lead Artist Eric Darnell
Cast Elizabeth Banks
U.S.A.

Chasing Coral: The VR Experience

Lead Artist Jeff Orlowski
Key Collaborators The Ocean Agency, View Into The Blue, Seaview 360

Chocolate

Lead Artist Tyler Hurd
U.S.A.

Dear Angelica

Lead Artist Saschka Unseld
Key Collaborators Wesley Allsbrook, Angela Petrella
Cast Geena Davis, Mae Whitman
U.S.A.

Hue

Lead Artists Nicole McDonald, KC Austin, Tay Strathairn
Key Collaborators Rob Auten, Will Watkins, Gaby Darbyshire
Cast David Strathairn, Benedikt Negro
U.S.A.

IF NOT LOVE

Lead Artist Rose Troche
Key Collaborator Bruce Allan
Cast Zachary Booth, Mitchell Winter
U.S.A.

Life of Us

Lead Artists Chris Milk, Aaron Koblin; with music by Pharrell Williams
Key Collaborators Megan Ellison, McKenzie Stubbert, Jona Dinges

Melting Ice

Lead Artist Danfung Dennis
Cast Al Gore, Konrad Steffen
U.S.A.

Mindshow

Lead Artists Mindshow Staff, Gil Baron, Jonnie Ross, Adam Levin
Cast Dana Gould, Jess McKay
U.S.A.

Miyubi

Lead Artists Félix Lajeunesse, Paul Raphaël
Key Collaborator Owen Burke
Cast Jeff Goldblum, P.J. Byrne, Emily Bergl, Owen Vaccaro, Richard Riehle, Ted Sutherland, Tatum Kensington Bailey
Canada

Orbital Vanitas

Lead Artist Shaun Gladwell 
Key Collaborator Leo Faber
Australia

Out of Exile: Daniel's Story

Lead Artist Nonny de la Peña
Key Collaborators Emblematic Group, Atrevida Productions, True Colors Fund
Cast Daniel Ashley Pierce, Kyle Wills, Julene Renee, Cyntia Domenzain, Angel VanStark, Phoebe VanCleefe
U.S.A.

The Sky Is a Gap

Lead Artist Rachel Rossin
U.S.A.

Through You

Lead Artists Saschka Unseld, Lily Baldwin
Cast Joanna Kotze, Amari Cheatom, Marni Thomas Wood
U.S.A.

Voyager

Creator Jeffrey Travis
Key Collaborators Jennifer Rundell, Ricardo Ruiz Torres, Mehul JD
USA

Zero Days VR

Lead Artists Yasmin Elayat
Key Collaborators Mei-Ling Wong, Alexander Porter, James George
Cast Joanne Tucker, Eric Chien, Liam O’Murchu, Ralph Langner, Olli Heinonen, David Sanger
U.S.A.

New Frontier Panels

Look Over Here: Crafting VR Narratives

Thurs. January 26, 4:30 p.m., Filmmaker Lodge, Park City  /  90 Min

Mind Meld: Our Biodigital Future

Sun. January 22, 2:00 p.m., Cinetransformer, Park City  /  90 Min

Science Friction

Tues. January 24, noon, Cinetransformer, Park City  /  90 Min

Step Right Up: Live VR and Multi-user VR

Mon. January 23, 4:30 p.m., Filmmaker Lodge, Park City  /  90 Min