Experience the latest in cutting-edge virtual reality and augmented reality experiences, as part of the Gimli Film Festival’s Cinema Outside the Box special focus on AR & VR!  Thanks to New Media Manitoba, Flipside XR & the National Film Board of Canada for their efforts in helping GFF realize this series!


Virtual Reality Experiences by the National Film Board of Canada
Join New Media Manitoba (NMM) in and around the Festival for your chance to experience some of the immersive new media projects produced by the National Film Board of Canada.

NMM’s Virtual Reality | Location #1
7pm-10pm, Wednesday, July 24 at GFF’s Opening Reception
Johnson Hall, 5th Floor, Waterfront Centre, 94 First Ave

NMM’s Virtual Reality | Location #2
12pm-4pm, Friday, July 26th – GFF Box Office
73 First Ave, outside the GFF Box Office

NMM’s Virtual Reality | Location #3
7:30pm – 9:30pm, Friday, July 26th – RBC Beach Boardwalk
At the RBC Mobile Truck on Gimli Beach


Make Realtime Animated Shows in Virtual Reality!
presented by Flipside XR
@ Filmmaker’s Meet ‘n’ Greet & Awards Reception
5:30pm – 9pm | Sat, July 27

Pickup your Super Pass today to gain access to these special events, where Manitoba’s own Flipside XR will be in attendance to present their motion capture software that allows you to animate yourself and things around you in real time!

Flipside Studio is a virtual production app used to make real-time animated content using the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive.  Work with our team to craft your real-time animated production or completely craft your own characters and sets with your in-house team.