In the age of digital media where everything is striving towards interaction, cinema still remains a completely passive experience.
When we watch a movie, at least for me, sometimes I have a lot of questions going on my mind. "Why he has to do that? Why not do do this instead?" or something like "I don't like the ending".
What if you have the chance to engange in the movie? To be part of the movie?
Taking the story of Alice in Wonderland, this experiments aim to bring a new cinematic experience to the audience.
Surreal: relationship with place, make extraordinary things happen in an ordinary place.
Interactive: Viewer’s actions and behavior impacts the flow of the movie.
Movie: Narrative movie and the flow can be affected through the interaction
To achieve the desired form of interactive cinema, enviromental sensors are used.
- Omron's environment sensor was used as the interaction media.