Having already presented Virtual Reality (VR) films in previous editions, the Thessaloniki Film Festival moves one step further with the competition section: “Immersive: All Around Cinema,” launched in the 63rd TiFF, embracing creations that make use of high-end technologies to present different views of extended reality. The Immersive competition section of the 63rd Thessaloniki Film Festival showcases new films that offer an exciting interactive viewing experience, transcending film genres and immersing the viewer in each artwork’s unique environment. The Golden Alexander awarded to the best film of the section is accompanied by a monetary award of 2,000 euros. The members of the jury are: Mathieu Gayet, editor-in-chief, XRMust; Yolanda Markopoulou, director and producer of multidisciplinary work) and Sten-Kristian Saluveer, Strategic advisor and head of Cannes Next (Marché du Film, Festival de Cannes).
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