VR BEATS at Sonic Visions (Outdoors)

Thursday, Nov 14, 2019
Location: VR Container

Powered by PHI & Film Fund Luxembourg

Explore the fascinating world of virtual reality in different spots at this year’s Sonic Visions Music Lab & Festival.

VR Container (Outdoors):


directed by Patrick Osborne

produced by David Eisenmann

United States | 2016 | 6 minutes

Set inside their home, a beloved hatchback, Pearl follows a girl and her dad as they crisscross the country chasing their dreams. It’s a story about the gifts we hand down and their power to carry love. It’s also a tale about finding grace in the unlikeliest of places.


Strangers with Patrick Watson

Directed by Félix Lajeunesse & Paul Raphaël, Chris Lavis and Maciek Szczerbowski

A Felix & Paul Studios production/Watsonia Productions co-production

Canada l 2014 l 6 minutes

A one-on-one encounter with celebrated musician Patrick Watson at his Montreal studio. Winner of the 2014 Proto Award for Best Live Action Virtual Reality Experience.


The Coast 

Produced By Turbulent

Music by Valaire

Canada | 2018 | 4 minutes

The Coast is a virtual reality music video for the eponymous track by Montreal-based electro-pop band Valaire.

In just under four minutes, The Coast takes viewers through the upbeat landscape of an exotic island rich in colour and lush with life. Set to the rhythm of Valaire’s soundtrack, it offers a novel approach to virtual reality. It was designed to bring smiles to faces and have viewers overcome their inhibitions and dance along, in a short, bite-sized experience that leaves a vibrant, happy memory.


Sonic Visions Bar (Indoors):

Beat Saber

VR game developed by Jan Ilavsky, Vladimir Hrincar & Jaroslav Beck

Czech Republic l 2018 l duration: varies

Dive into an immersive rhythm experience and slash your way through the beats of adrenaline-pumping electronic music. You are a dancing superhero!