Genius XR & TeleFilm Canada partner @ Canada House SXSW 2020

We are honored to be Official Creative Partners at @ Canada House SXSW 2020! 
Canada House, powered by Telefilm Canada, is bringing Canada’s signature to Austin’s sizzling SXSW scene for its second year in a larger-than-before edition. Becoming creative partners with Canada House has been a pleasure and a privilege that we are proud to announce as one of our clients. The idea is to merge the power of film, technology and music to create media that people are going to love.
“Everything’s bigger and better in Texas, as they say, and this year, Canada House is no exception,” said Christa Dickenson, Executive Director at Telefilm Canada. “We have assembled a dynamic range of industry partners and programming, highlighting the many reasons why working with Canada is a must for anyone looking for quality creatives and to expand their audience.”

Interactive Lounge @ Canada House SXSW 2020

Immersive Experiential

Brought to you by Genius XR and Telefilm Canada #RDVCANADA 🍁 🎥
The Interactive Lounge is a showcase of Canada’s leading interactive studios and creators; Global Leaders pushing the boundaries of possibilities.
Immerse yourself in the very best of Canada’s leading narrative-driven, export-ready immersive entertainment.
From the very first 360° film, showcased at Expo 67 and still shown at Epcot Center, to the Canadian Space Arm; all the way to IMAX and Java technologies, Canada has a Tradition of always being at the forefront of Technological Innovation.
Come discover why the World works better when Canada is involved.
(Cancelled Due to Covid-19)

Featured Studios / Creators

  • Felix & Paul Studios (Gymnasia)
  • Tribe of Pan – Immersive Studio (The Choice)
  • Cream Productions
  • Flipside XR
  • Cococucumber (Riverbond)
  • XRMG (2020 Youth Olympics AR)
  • Genius XR (Gettysburg: A Nation Divided)
  • Thierry Loa ( 21-22 Alpha)

Immersive Web Experience

Creating an interactive lounge that allowed us to showcase the studios at Canada House was an excellent way to ensure the most immersive entertainment experience. Canadian involvement in the use of 360 technology has been undeniable and this is one of the reasons why it’s so important for us to be part of this process.