Directed by Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Thomas Wallner, Edge of Space is a virtual reality documentary commissioned by ARTE about the launch of one of the largest stratospheric balloons. A collaboration between DEEP Inc., Koncept VR, The Canadian Space Agency (CSA), and the French Space Agency (CNES), Edge of Space tells the unique story of this historical flight that reached an altitude of 40km and captured the first cinematic VR images of the earth shot in the upper stratosphere.
JOERGEN GEERDS (CA)
Joergen Geerds is forging and advancing the style and language of cinematic film productions as Director of Cinematography and CEO at Koncept VR, one of the leading cinematic VR production houses in the US. He is also the founder of Freedom360, where he has spent the last 4 years pioneering and tirelessly improving the tools for creating VR experiences.
THOMAS WALLNER (CA)
Thomas Wallner is a producer, writer, and director working in film and interactive media. In addition to producing innovative cross-media properties for television, he has written and directed eight award-winning feature documentaries that have been broadcast in more than 30 countries. His last two features The Guantanamo Trap and Before the Final Curtain Falls both won the Special Jury Prize at Hot Docs.