A Virtual Reality Memorial honoring the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize winner The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons. On behalf of Nobel Media with YesPleaseThankYou.
Experience the evolution of the human brain from brainstem to neocortex and stimulate brain function with a virtual brain machine interface, the Neuron Wand. Oculus Launchpad Winner.
An intimate documentary on the root causes of child marriage and its devastating consequences set in rural Nepal. Created for World Vision and The New Zealand Herald.
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.
Masterclass "Emerging Tools for Non-Fiction Storytelling" Open City Doc Festival 2018
"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
Bay Area Video Coalition
San Francisco State University
Academy of Art University
Google Jump Start 2018
Oculus Launchpad 2017
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.