RecoVR: Mosul, a collective reconstruction

Directed by: Ron Diorio & Frank Andrejasich & Rekrei
UK | USA | 5 minutes
Screenings
Programmes
Saturday 1st Oct 10:00
Hospital Club
HC
Shows Hourly
Sunday 2nd Oct 10:00
Hospital Club
HC
Shows Hourly
A collaborative VR experience between The Economist, Rekrei and Visualise to preserve the cultural heritage of Iraq’s Mosul Museum, where many artefacts were destroyed by the IS in 2015. Volunteers used crowd-sourced images to digitally reconstruct the lost artefacts as 3D models. Narrated by The Economist’s Deputy Editor, Tom Standage.
Runtime
5
Cast
Tom Standage
Country
UK/USA
Director(s)
Ron Diorio
Frank Andrejasich
Rekrei
Writer(s)
Tom Standage
Producer(s)
The Economist Media Lab
Executive Producer(s)
Matthew Shannon