ART. POLITICS. FASHION. LOVE. MUSIC.
The Future is Virtual (TFIV) is an hour long weekly live futurist podcast about all the ways VR is shaping tomorrow. Social issues, entertainment, ethics — we go beyond the technology to understand who we are and where we’re going. Hosted by Chadwick Turner and Dekker Dreyer TFIV stares head-on into what reality means when you can make your own.
A VR evangelist, strategist and theorist. Starting with his role at Amazon.com and evolving to his current place as CSO of MandtVR he’s been at the epicenter of how virtual reality is shaping business, entertainment, and art.
Writer, filmmaker, entertainment futurist. Dreyer is the chief creative officer of entertainment studio Clever Fox and continues to push the boundaries of storytelling in immersive media.
The Future is Vocal
May 12th, 2017
Show: Voice actress Stephanie Sheh (Netflix’s Sailor Moon, Ghost in the Shell VR Diver, and the recent motion picture hit Your Name) and Mikhail Gershovich Academic Director of ELA at Emerson College which recently began offering a VR filmmaking course.
The Future is on Hiatus
May 19th, 2017
Show: Get caught-up on iTunes while we take a one week hiatus.
The Future is Cinematic
May 26th, 2017
Show: Dekker recaps his time at the Cannes Film Festival with special VR cinema guests from the Slamdance Film Festival and an Academy Awarder.
HOW TO WATCH
Every Friday TFIV is live at 6pm eastern / 3pm pacific. Audio episodes are available soon after.
Be part of our virtual studio audience in AltspaceVR. If you have a Vive, Oculus, or GearVR hang out with our meta-host Cyr3n and watch the live stream in a virtual space. Interact with guests and ask questions in a fully immersive environment.