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Google Is Shutting Down Its Emmy Award-Winning VR Film Studio (slashdot)

Google is shutting down its Spotlight Stories immersive entertainment unit, according to an email sent out by Spotlight Stories executive producer Karen Dufilho Wednesday evening. "Google Spotlight Stories is shutting its doors after over six years of making stories and putting them on phones, on screens, in VR, and anywhere else we could get away with it," Dufilho said in her email sent to supporters of the studio. Variety reports: Spotlight Stories originally began as a group within Motorola, ...
Tags: Google, Motorola, News, Disney, Oscar, Vr, Atap, Google Spotlight Stories, Variety, Wallace, BeauHD, Aardman Animation, Patrick Osborne, Karen Dufilho, Dufilho, Glen Keane Justin Lin Jorge Gutierrez


Google Is Shutting Down Its Emmy Award-Winning VR Film Studio

Google is shutting down its Spotlight Stories immersive entertainment unit, according to an email sent out by Spotlight Stories executive producer Karen Dufilho Wednesday evening. "Google Spotlight Stories is shutting its doors after over six years of making stories and putting them on phones, on screens, in VR, and anywhere else we could get away with it," Dufilho said in her email sent to supporters of the studio. Variety reports: Spotlight Stories originally began as a group within Motorola, ...
Tags: Google, Motorola, Disney, Tech, Oscar, Vr, Atap, Google Spotlight Stories, Variety, Wallace, Aardman Animation, Patrick Osborne, Karen Dufilho, Dufilho, Glen Keane Justin Lin Jorge Gutierrez, John Kahrs Google


Patrick Osborne Tapped to Develop Monument Valley Movie

Patrick Osborne tapped to develop Monument Valley movie Deadline reports that Patrick Osborne (Imaginary Mary, Feast) has been tapped by Paramount and Weed Road Pictures to develop and direct an adaptation of Monument Valley. The focus of the film adaptation will be to send modern-day live-action characters into a surreal animated world similar to the world of the original game. The goal would be to create a live-action/CG hybrid family franchise. Monument Valley is an indie puzzle game devel...
Tags: Games, Movies, Monument Valley, Osborne, Paramount, Ida, ComingSoon, Movie News, Akiva Goldsman, Game News, Patrick Osborne, Elizabeth Raposo, Develop Monument Valley Movie, Patrick Osborne Imaginary Mary Feast, Greg Lessans


‘Monument Valley’ Movie Coming From Oscar-Winning Director Of Disney’s ‘Feast’

Paramount is looking to turn the visually stunning mobile game Monument Valley into a movie, and they’ve hired director Patrick Osborne to get the job done. Osborne helmed Feast, an animated Disney short that won the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film. Monument Valley is a surreal game loaded with optical illusions, so it will no doubt make for an aesthetically pleasing film. The question is: how do you graft a plot onto it? More on the Monument Valley movie below. Deadline has the sc...
Tags: Movies, Monument Valley, Video Games, Disney, Animation, Osborne, Paramount Pictures, Paramount, Video Game, Escher, Ralph, Ida, Akiva-Goldsman, Dan Gray, Patrick Osborne, Jack Slater


Monument Valley Is Being Adapted into a Mind-Bending Film by an Oscar-Winning Director

Paramount Pictures wants to turn the whole thing upside down. The studio has announced it’s making a film based on the mobile game phenomenon Monument Valley, with Oscar-winning short film director Patrick Osborne set to direct.Read more...
Tags: Science, Monument Valley, Video Games, Oscar, Paramount Pictures, Paramount, Labyrinth, Patrick Osborne, Mirrormask


Monument Valley is becoming a movie

Monument Valley, the award-winning and beautifully designed mobile puzzler from ustwo Games, is being turned into a movie, according to a report from Deadline. While the game involves a manipulating Escher-like architecture in order to guide a princess through her quest, the movie version will feature live-action characters being thrown into the game’s “mind-bending world,” the report says. Paramount Pictures and Akiva Goldsman’s Weed Road Pictures have selected Patrick Osborne to direct the mov...
Tags: Apple, Gaming, Games, Monument Valley, Tech, Movie, Ustwo, Osborne, Paramount Pictures, ustwo Games, Escher, Ida, Nimona, Akiva Goldsman, Dan Gray, Patrick Osborne


A Guide to All the Upcoming Animated Movies

A guide to all the upcoming animated movies Going all the way back to the early Disney classics of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves and Sleeping Beauty to modern hits Frozen and The LEGO Movie, the animation genre has been one of the longest-lasting and indestructible genres in film history, always drawing in parents and their children, with more recent films finding ways to draw in older audiences as well with humor both age groups can connect to. With so many films in the work and set for r...
Tags: Feature, Japan, Movies, Benedict Cumberbatch, John Cleese, Roald Dahl, Disney, Digital, Fox, Netflix, Wes Anderson, Dreamworks, Dean Deblois, Holland, Dreamworks Animation, Suicide Squad


‘Imaginary Mary’ Star Jenna Elfman on Why Her Adult Character Needs an Imaginary Friend

For most people, imaginary friends tend to disappear when the person makes real friends as a child, but for Alice, the central character of ABC’s new sitcom “Imaginary Mary,” her best imaginary friend makes a comeback during a relationship crisis in her mid-30s. At the show’s premiere event, which took place in a private, VIP... Read more »
Tags: TV, News, Abc, Scene, Alice, Jenna Elfman, Patrick Osborne, Imaginary Mary


Heading to LA to Interview the Cast of Beauty and the Beast #BEOURGUESTEVENT

LA here I come! I get to trade in cold weather for warm weather this weekend! I’m heading to LA to attend a Disney Press Event for Beauty and the Beast with a group full of blogging friends! I’m a HUGE Emma Watson fan, so this is going to be a real treat for me! I also am getting the cool opportunity to SEE the movie and interview the cast. WHAT??? YES. Interview the cast and see the movie before it comes out on March 17th! Check out who I get to interview: Emma Watson (“Belle”) Da...
Tags: Parenting, Law, Abc, La, China, Disney, Los Angeles, Fbi, Personal, Victoria, Beauty and the Beast, Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Alice, Disney Channel, Chris Sonnenburg


The making of “Pearl”

Spotlight Stories' “Pearl” follows a father and daughter as they travel the country in their beloved hatchback, chasing their dreams. Created and produced as an interactive VR experience, a 360 video, and a theatrical short film, “Pearl” premiered last summer at the TriBeCa film festival, and is nominated this year for an Oscar for best animated short film.With the Oscars just a few days away, we asked Director Patrick Osborne, Producer David Eisenmann, Music and Sound Creative Director Scot Sta...
Tags: Youtube, Vr, Htc, Atap, Google Spotlight Stories, Patrick, Rachid El Guerrab, Stevan Riley, Nicki Bluhm, Kelley Stoltz, Patrick Osborne, David Eisenmann, Scot Stafford, Cassidy Curtis, Vive Patrick Osborne, David Eisenmann ProducerPearl


Oscar Winner Patrick Osborne Returns With First-Ever VR Nominee ‘Pearl’

Two years ago, Patrick Osborne won the Academy Award for best animated short with “Feast,” the wordless tale of a Boston Terrier whose adoration for food is only outweighed by his love for his owner. This year, Osborne finds himself back in the race with “Pearl,” a short film about a father and daughter and... Read more »
Tags: Film, Awards, Osborne, In Contention, Google Spotlight Stories, Pearl, Boston Terrier, Patrick Osborne