StellarD - The Find

An astronaut finds himself on an unknown planet and discovers a shocking truth about it's past.

Created during the Unreal Engine Virtual Production for Storytellers 5 Week Solo Art Station Challenge.

  • Larry James
    UpLiftVR ' Maiden Flight' - Seattle International Film Festival - VR Zone
  • Larry James
    High Desert Eclipse, UpLiftVR ' Maiden Flight' - Tacoma Film Festival
  • Larry James
    High Desert Eclipse, UpLiftVR ' Maiden Flight' - KremFest
  • Purple Planet
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Experimental, Short, Other
  • Genres:
    Sci-Fi, Animation, Short, Virtual Production, UE4, Unreal Engine, Solo
  • Runtime:
    3 minutes 11 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 3, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Shooting Format:
    digital, animation
  • Aspect Ratio:
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Unreal Engine: Virtual Production for Storytellers 5 Week Solo Art Station Challenge.

    March 3, 2021
    Challenge Survivor
Director Biography - Larry James

As a virtual reality advocate and developer, Larry James is passionate about showing how the power of this new medium can deeply affect us in positive ways. An enthusiast since the earliest days of VR, Larry founded VR Maker Dome, dedicated to community outreach, in 2016. Since its inception, VR Maker Dome has brought first-impression VR experiences to thousands, exhibiting at MakerFaire & GeekGirlCon as well as smaller events. A founding member of organizations and events emphasizing local production, Larry has fostered cross community networking and cooperation among VR companies, developers, directors, and educators. His new endeavor, UpLiftVR Studios, is dedicated to generating transformative interactive virtual reality, starting with computer-generated experiences and documentary film, with additional pieces including augmented, mixed, and extended reality. Larry is driven to envision the sort of world we’d like to live in, by advocating action and accessibility to the knowledge and tools to create it.

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