VR Animation
Jorge Tereso, Fernando Maldonado 

Production Year_2019  
Production Country_France, Argentina, Taiwan, USA
Running Time_24 min.   
Genre_Animation  
Screening Format_6DoF, 8K, Spatial Audio

Gloomy Eyes

Presented and produced with French VR production company Atlas V, Gloomy Eyes is an immersive VR animation that won the Best Storytelling Award of South by Southwest in the U.S., the Cristal Award for Best VR Work at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival in France, and was shortlisted for the Venice Virtual Reality Competition at the 76th Venice Film Festival in 2019. 

Synopsis 

In a city that has been plunged into darkness for years, two children, Nena and Gloomy, may hold the solution to bringing the sun back, even if everything seems to be working against them. Is it possible for a little girl and a zombie-child to love each other? 

Festivals 

| 2018 Sundance Film Festival
| 2019 SXSW Film Festival-Jury Award for Storytelling
| 2019 Annecy International Animated Film Festival   Cristal for the Best VR Work”
| 76th Venice International Film Festival 
| 2019 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival
| 2020 Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival
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