For the first time the product for virtual reality has been awarded the "Oscar"

Virtual reality - it's not just video games, but also a very promising direction in art. There are various VR-applications that allow you to visit the famous museums, exhibitions, the first person to see the reconstruction of the events at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, to visit Mars, and even be in the works of Salvador Dali. But artists are not going to dwell on this. Get at least a well-known director Alejandro González Iñárritu, who was the first in Hollywood will receive a statuette "Oscar" for his VR-experiment.

For the first time the product for virtual reality has been awarded the

Iñárritu is well known to fans of cinema for his paintings such as "Survivor" (2015), "Birdman" (2014), "21 Grams" (2003) and many other remarkable films. In his works he skilfully combines sincerity, dramatic, gorgeous cinematography and every detail well thought-out production. Hollywood critics Mexican director is very respected and valued, which is confirmed by his two "Oscar" in the category "Best Director", as well as many nominations for this prestigious award. Now the collection of Inarritu will join another golden statuette. This time for an experiment in the field of virtual reality. New work director can hardly be called a full-fledged movie. Rather, it is a VR-experience, the installation, which can be demonstrated at various exhibitions and events. Short works called "Carne y Arena", and the main theme of her began to immigrants and refugees with their difficult destiny and broken lives. And the award "Oscar" will be awarded to the director in the special category "in recognition of a powerful visionary experience in the narrative." Last time such a unique nomination kinoakademiki be established in the distant '90s, and received a statuette animated film "Toy Story."