FIFER GARBESI

IMMERSIVE MEDIA PRODUCER
COMMUNITY ORGANIZER
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PRODUCER / DIRECTOR
PRODUCER / DIRECTOR

Producer: The Day the World Changed 

On behalf of Nobel Media with YesPleaseThankYou. A Virtual Reality Memorial honoring the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize winner The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons.

Producer/Director: NeuroExplorer VR

Oculus Launchpad winner: A Spatial education experience on the evolution of the human brain and potential impact of brain machine interfaces.

Producer/Director: Explore Damanhur

A gamified 360 documentary exploring cultural creation in an alternative society in the Italian Alps as you quest for the underground Temples of Humankind. In conjunction with Keyframe Entertainment.

Producer/Director: ¡Viva La Evolución!  

360 documentary on the multi-faceted impact of the lifting of the Cuban embargo through the lens of underground electronic music in Havana. In conjunction with VR Playhouse.

COMMUNITY ORGANIZER
COMMUNITY ORGANIZER

Co-Founder of ARTandVR

Bringing together the art and technology worlds with immersive events which stimulate discussion and collaboration between divided communities.

SPEAKER
SPEAKER

"Neuroscience and Virtual Reality" UCLA 2018

“ARTandVR: Creating the Ecosystem for Art and Technology to Co-Evolve” Digility 2017

“Bridging Cultures with Virtual Reality” World VR Forum 2017

“Production to Distribution in VR” Cannes Film Festival2017

Moderator, UN Women’s Global Voices VR Festival 2017

INSTRUCTOR
INSTRUCTOR

Instructor
Bay Area Video Coalition

Guest Lecturer
San Francisco State University
Chapman University
Pepperdine University
Academy of Art University
UCSF
UCLA

AWARDS
AWARDS

Google Jump Start 2018
Camera Recipient

Oculus Launchpad 2017

Grant Recipient 

About Fifer

Fifer Garbesi has produced award-winning content in Ghana, Tanzania, Cuba, Spain, Italy, and The United States. Her 360 documentary, ¡Viva la Evolución!exploring underground dance in Cuba screened at Cannes NEXT, The World VR Forum, and Raindance. She has received support for her work from Google JUMP and Oculus Launchpad and produced content for the Nobel Peace Prize.

Fifer hopes to diversify the VR content ecosystem by empowering other creators. Co-Founder ofARTandVR, a sell-out event series and resource for indie creators, she hopes to bridge the gap between the art and technology worlds. She has also taught courses on VR production to students in the US and Cuba.

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