Russia hosts the 39th MIFF, one of the oldest international film festivals. For the first time this year the festival carries out VR-cinema Russian VR Seasons – spherical works, created for viewing in virtual reality helmets. VR has already become an important part of the world’s film festivals, especially in the US: Sundance Film Festival, Tribeca, South by South West get actively interested in new forms of film history.
The program will show studios’ feature films and independent films, experiments in the field of spherical cinema and VR. Within the framework of Russian VR Seasons, AFL Productions, LLC presented on June 23rd, 2017 the project “MASKI VR” and showed two sketches that are already on the four largest VR platforms in the world, as well as the premiere of the new comedy sketch of the comic troupe “Maski” from the series MASKI VR , which has not yet appeared on world’s platforms. The presentation has also included extracts from the early works of George Deliev and Yuri Volodarsky with the participation of the comic-troupe “Maski”, which have gained popularity in the CIS and many countries around the world: Odessa-Mama, 7 Days with Russian Beauty.
MASKI VR is now available in Apple Store
This June was very productive for the project, in particular, in terms of access to the Internet platforms. Just the other day, the world’s first comic sketch series MASKI VR 3D, produced by AFL Productions, LLC in early 2017, was approved on the Apple platform, which thus became the fourth largest resource where the first two sketches of the project are already available absolutely for free.
Official links to all four platforms:
Apple – https://itunes.apple.com/ru/app/maskishow/id1229700855?mt=8
Google Play – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.MeriotLLC.Maski
Oculus Store – https://www.oculus.com/experiences/gear-vr/1463424230375092/