Strand/category: EACEA/06/2019- Bridging culture and audiovisual content through digital
Cultural operator: VRT
VRT is the public broadcaster of Flanders, Belgium.
Core Missions: first and foremost, the VRT needs to focus on information, culture and education, both broadening and in-depth. The VRT needs to fulfil this based on the expectations of the various media users.
VRT focusses on creative expression in a broad an in-depth manner.
Gregg Young, content innovation, firstname.lastname@example.org
Fields: e.g. Mixed Reality, Culture/Heritage/Art, Interdisciplinary…
VR installation travelling over Europe showing milestones in the history of Europe targeting a young audience. Experience in an appealing way with gamification elements some of Europe’s unique inventions. Walk in a roman testudo, fly with the aerial screw (helicopter) from Leonardo Da Vinci or activate the Tesla coil in his lab, …
With immersive media, history becomes a vivid experience, a memory instead of schoolbook material. This project inspires youngsters through new digital media.
Key components and challenges:
• Detailed historical accuracy
• Excited storytelling with gamification elements
• Technical excellence in VR technology (state of the art)
• Distribution to a wide young audience
Countries: All countries welcome
• Musea and historian institution
• VR gamedeveloper companies
• Youth festivals