Discover the official selection of the NewImages Festival 2021’s XR Financing Market !
This annual meeting allows futur immersive masterpieces to come to life and to find financing. This year’s, the selection of XR Financing Market consists of 41 immersive projects coming from 18 different countries.
This year’s projects tackle modern themes relevant to our times (Women’s rights, the environment, human relationships with machines and AI) through a large array of technologies and original experiences. The selection showcases immersive technologies’s possibility to renovate existing artistic forms (Films, games, theatre, opera, art installations…) and to revolutionise our connection with art.
This year’s financing market welcomes 80 decision makers, including many art and museum curators who are participating in this ecent for the first time.
Among them tou will find Myriam Achard, Chief, New Media Partnerships & PR, Phi Center ; Robert McLaughlin, Executive Producer / Head of Studio, National Film Board of Canada ; Johanne Musch, Digital project coordinator, Fondation Cartier ; Averie Timm, Producer, Facebook/Oculus ;Nigel Tierney, Head of Content, Yahoo Ryot Lab ;Joanna Popper, Global Head of VR, GTM + LBE, HP ;Bethanie Maples, Head of Product, Google AI ;Elaine Wong, Content Partnerships, Viveport, HTC Vive…