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J. Lee Speaks @ VIFF 2016

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Panel: VR as an Agent of Change - Immersive Documentaries and Political Media Chris Milk, Producer of United Nations’ VR documentary Clouds Over Sidra, believes VR is the ultimate empathy engine. “VR connects humans to other humans in a profound way. I’ve never before seen in any other form of media,...
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J. Lee Speaks @ TIFF 2016

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Documentary Meets Virtual Reality is a dynamic panel curated by Landon Zakheim, co-founder & CEO of Bottleneck Immersive. He is joined by Occupied’s J.Lee Williams; Ana Serrano, Chief Digital Officer at the Canadian Film Centre; Nyla Innuksuk, co-owner of Ainnguaq Productions; and Sabastian Sylwan, CTO & Creative Partner at Félix and Paul Studios to…

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J. Lee @ Banff World Media Festival 2016

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Panel – The Art of Storytelling with VR  J. Lee Williams joins Jacques Méthé, President of Cirque du Soleil Media; Randy Lennox, President of Entertainment Production & Broadcasting for Bell Media; and Patrick McGuire, head of content for VICE Canada in a compelling panel led by Philippe Zosier, Samsung’s Director of Content & Services. Each key speaker…

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J. Lee Speaks @ CMW Panel

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J.Lee Williams took part in Canadian Music Week to share his expertise on the potentials of merging future technologies with the music scene! The total of five nights amplified Toronto’s downtown core with live musical performances. An electrically charged week also comprising the economics, business and development of music. The spectrum of…

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J. Lee Talks @ VRTO

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Moderated by Perry Voulgaris—Chief Business Development at AWE, J. Lee joins Stephan Gambert—Creative Director @ Secret Location; Josh Manricks—Associate Technical Director @ Secret Location; Ted Biggs—VP Convergent @ Smokebomb to discuss current projects, funding strategies and to review the tools for 2016 content creation. The panel discussion was followed by…

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J. Lee Talks @ WEST 2015

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J. Lee spoke on a VR panel at the WEST Conference in Toronto for the second year in a row. Panel: The Rise of a New Medium for Film & TV in Virtual Reality PANEL MEMBERS: Jody Sugrue – Digital Director, Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Elli Raynai – VR Filmmaker, Cinehackers J….

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Quantum Capture Talk @ VRTO

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Quantum Capture were invited to speak at VAR/VRTO 2015 – the largest Virtual, Augmented and Blended reality showcase of its kind in Toronto. Quantum shared their thoughts and experiences in the new consumer and market-driven boom in VR development with many world class filmmakers, indie game developers, technologists and forward…

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