Paper Birds captured my imagination the moment I stumbled upon it in the program of Venice VR. Some films, books and even VR experiences have the amazing ability to enthrall you in an instance. Two lines on a paper – and you know: this is exactly what you were looking for.
#Storylistener #Researcher #MusicalsAddicted #Fangirl ## I like telling stories, but I love even more to listen to them. I had been working on socio-economic and cultural research projects when I bumped into virtual reality at the Venice Film Festival, and it was love at first sight. VR has since become one of my main obsessions -- next to fan communities and fanworks, which I examine on fanheart3, a cultural association I founded in 2017.
Venice VR: Vajont and the Question of Ethics and Empathy
Venice VR 2020. Some stories stay with you forever. Back when I was a teenager, my parents would spend hours telling me about Vajont and the tragedy that took place there.