BURBANK – Walt Disney Animation Studios will debut its groundbreaking new VR brief, Fable: A Frozen Story, on the November seventh World Premiere of Frozen 2 on the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Directed by Jeff Gipson (Disney Animation’s Cycles), Fable: A Frozen Story explores the world of Frozen 2 in an immersive approach utilizing the most recent advances in VR know-how, an authentic music rating, and stylized artwork course to ship a singular digital and visceral expertise. Fable: A Frozen Story is the primary Disney Animation VR brief impressed by one in all its characteristic movies. Gipson had beforehand helmed Disney’s first-ever VR brief, Cycles, which debuted at SIGGRAPH in 2018, gained The Superior Imaging Society’s 2019 Lumiere Award for “Greatest Animated VR Expertise,” and obtained 2 VES nominations.
Premiere visitors will be capable to view Fable: A Frozen Story on the most recent technology of the Positron Voyager Chair, which gives a cinematic VR expertise showcasing Positron’s distinctive movement and multi-sensory capabilities which brings the viewers right into a deeper degree of immersion and emotional connection to the story. [Users sit comfortably in a virtual reality motion chair while rotating 360 degrees horizontally, as well as 35-degrees backwards and forwards. The chairs are being provided under a special arrangement with Positron.]
Fable: A Frozen Story was produced by Nicholas Russell who additionally helped oversee Disney Animation’s Brief Circuit experimental movie program. Jose Luis Gomez Diaz served as VR Expertise Supervisor on the movie. Each labored on the award-winning Cycles with Gipson. Frozen and Frozen 2 visible growth artist Brittney Lee is the manufacturing designer.
Commenting on the announcement, Clark Spencer, president of Walt Disney Animation Studios, stated, “Frozen 2 takes place in such an extremely wealthy and thrilling cinematic surroundings, and Fable: A Frozen Story permits viewers to discover and expertise this world in an entire new approach. Jeff Gipson is likely one of the main pioneers on the earth of VR, and he discovered a strategy to immerse viewers on this world that wouldn’t have been potential another approach. We’re so excited to share this superb VR movie with audiences in every single place.”
Gipson added, “The thought for Fable: A Frozen Story got here from a private place for me, and was impressed by my household’s custom of telling bedtime tales. This led me to begin desirous about what the world of Frozen and among the movie’s new elemental characters would appear like in VR. Fable: A Frozen Story is about in a forest exterior of Arendelle as a household sits down for a bedtime story. Because the mom reads, the viewers is transported to a mystical and enchanted forest the place the fundamental spirits come to life and the myths of their previous and future is revealed. With breathtaking manufacturing design by Brittney Lee, and an excellent musical rating by Joseph Trapanese, this movie follows within the Fantasia legacy of utilizing imagery and music collectively in an experimental approach, utilizing the most recent advances in digital actuality to realize that.”
Jeffrey Travis, CEO of Positron, stated, “We’re thrilled to see Disney Animation embracing cinematic VR as a story-telling medium, and Positron is worked up to have partnered with the filmmakers of Fable: A Frozen Story to carry a deeper degree of immersion with movement and haptics in our award-winning Voyager chair. Audiences are going to like this movie.”
Russell famous, “The Positron Voyager chair permits the viewer to actually immerse themselves into the storytelling. As a instrument for experiencing cinematic VR, the Positron Voyager chair is unmatched.”
The partnership between Positron and Walt Disney Animation Studios to reinforce the VR movie was secured by StudioLAB. StudioLAB’s technique is to repeatedly innovate new methods to expertise content material and help Studio creatives in pushing the bounds on advance know-how.
Bulletins on the place VR and Frozen followers can view the brief to return.