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Weed VR
News + PressPresszOccupied
June 19, 2018

Biome Grow announces agreement to acquire Weed Virtual Retail

TORONTO, ON (June 19, 2018) - Biome Grow (“Biome” or “The Company”) is pleased to…
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Lightcatcher Still - Hano
News + PressPresszOccupied
April 24, 2018

RSA VR + Occupied VR new sci-fi VR series, “Lightcatcher” world premiere during TRIBECA Samsung Filmmaker’s Event

"Lightcatcher" has been exclusively released on the Samsung VR Video service. WATCH LIGHTCATCHER: EPISODE ONE…
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AwardsPresszOccupied
January 31, 2017

VICE’s Cut-Off VR Doc Nominated @ The Canadian Screen Awards

The prestigious Canadian Screen Award is a ceremony held annually by the Academy of Canadian…
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Panel TalksPress
October 4, 2016

J. Lee Speaks @ VIFF 2016

Panel: VR as an Agent of Change - Immersive Documentaries and Political Media Chris Milk,…
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Panel TalksPresszOccupied
September 12, 2016

J. Lee Speaks @ TIFF 2016

https://youtu.be/QIwizF62jRA Documentary Meets Virtual Reality is a dynamic panel curated by Landon Zakheim, co-founder & CEO…
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PresszOccupied
June 23, 2016

Occupied Presents @ VRFX!

Experimenting with VR and VFX, the interactive and creative night was driven by conversations on…
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Panel TalksPress
June 13, 2016

J. Lee @ Banff World Media Festival 2016

https://youtu.be/-Mns5zPwOeQ Panel - The Art of Storytelling with VR  J. Lee Williams joins Jacques Méthé, President of…
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PressScreeningszOccupied
June 13, 2016

Vice’s Cut-Off VR Doc Previews @ Banff 2016

To help catapult creative objectives and new business ventures in post-production, content development and broadcast…
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Press
June 11, 2016

Occupied @ Bestival June 2016

Bestival Toronto 2016 Bestival Toronto is an eclectic 2-day music festival featuring a line-up from…
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PresszOccupied
June 9, 2016

Occupied @ VICE MuralFest Party

The 11-day urban art celebration in Montreal's St-Laurent Boulevard swelled with talented and renowned mural…
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PresszOccupied
May 13, 2016

Occupied Speaks @ Cannes Film Festival 2016

Occupied was honored to be invited to speak and screen at Cannes Film Festival 2016!…
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Panel TalksPress
May 5, 2016

J. Lee Speaks @ CMW Panel

J.Lee Williams took part in Canadian Music Week to share his expertise on the potentials…
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Press
April 30, 2016

Fezz Stenton Takes the Stage @ Mutek 2016

Keynote & Case Studies 1: Fiction, Documentary, Journalism Mutek is an international festival of digital…
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Press
April 18, 2016

Technolust NOW Available on Steam

Technolust Available on Steam Technolust is a cyberpunk VR adventure game immersing the player into…
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Press
March 31, 2016

Jonny6 Cameo @ Canadian Film Fest Panel

https://www.facebook.com/CanFilmFest/videos/vb.289021481137493/1133675386672094/?type=2&theater Loaded with national pride, the Canadian Film Fest is dedicated to cultivating homegrown talent…
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Press
January 20, 2016

Vice x Fido Present: Hologram Party!!

January 28th, 2016 @ The Great Hall in Toronto. The Occupied crew, alongside a few…
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Press
January 18, 2016

Technolust nominated at the 2016 Vision VR/AR Awards

Blair Renaud's dystopian brainchild, Technolust, continues to wow the VR industry. This time, it is…
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Press
December 18, 2015

Occupied Demos the Minister of Canadian Heritage!

Thanks to the CFC Media Lab for giving us the opportunity today to demo the…
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Press
November 11, 2015

Occupied + MoonMedia hit the Purple Carpet @ The 2015 DigiAwards

The purple carpet was rolled out for the 2015 nextMEDIA DigiAwards, which took place last…
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Panel TalksPress
November 10, 2015

J.Lee + James Campagna appear as Holograms @ NextMedia 2015

The Twittersphere was abuzz with talk of the premiere of Holostream™. Occupied co-founder J. Lee Williams…
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PressTechnolust
October 20, 2015

The VR Report – Ep3: Blair Renaud

The VR Report sits down with Technolust creator Blair Renaud. From his start as a…
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360 VideoAwardsPress
October 15, 2015

Occupied Awarded MuchFact Grant for Grandtheft

Occupied was recently awarded a MuchFact Grant for Sony Recording artist and rising EDM star…
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Press
September 14, 2015

Occupied, The CFC + AMD Teamup for VR Dome @ The CFC BBQ 2015

Occupied was out in full force as the CFC held its Annual BBQ Fundraiser. Although…
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360 VideoPress
June 9, 2015

Andy Kim VR Activation @ Field Trip 2015

Occupied has reinvented the traditional music video with a virtual-reality experience for the Kevin Drew/Andy…
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PressTechnolust
December 13, 2014

Technolust: A Way Out Oculus Rift DK2 – VR Review

See the article here http://www.theriftarcade.com/you-can-now-download-technolust-a-way-out/
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Press
November 12, 2014

Ben Mulroney Demos BMC on e-Talk

We had the chance today to head down to the set of e-Talk with our new…
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Oculus RiftPressTechnolust
July 3, 2014

Technolust is Saving Us From Terrible VR Before it’s Even Arrived!

The entertainment biz is overflowing with examples of technology that fell pointedly short of their…
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PressTechnolust
May 7, 2014

Zero Cool as a Blade Runner: Technolust demo is virtual reality’s best living diorama

If Deckard were a computer hacker instead of a Blade Runner, his apartment would look…
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PressTechnolust
April 21, 2014

Best Rift Concept I’ve Seen

Watch jacksepticeye review his Technolust experienced to his 7.5+ million followers. (more…)
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