In 2018, the VR Storytelling competition is going for round two!
After a very successful first edition in 2017, LICHTER is organizing for
the second time an exciting VR program, once again with an
international competition at its core, as well as the presentation of
the finalist’s works to an audience in a theatre-like experience and a
one-day accompanying event with panels, roundtable discussions and
Starting now, the call for submissions is open and will run until February 2nd 2018.
Filmfest is an international film festival in Frankfurt, Germany, with a
focus on regional and international short and feature films. With VR
Storytelling LICHTER started out a complete new festival section last
year, in celebration of our 10th anniversary. The main interest lies in
narrative and documentary VR content, on new forms of narration in the
virtual world. Thus, the competition is aimed at all those who are
approaching VR with regard to the content. Fictional and non-fictional
VR experiences either rendered or filmed in real-time can be submitted,
as long as they are compatible with mobile HMDs (Gear VR or similar
Further information about the festival, the program, submission form and terms of submission can be found on the website.