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21
Oct

New VR resource launched for Australian schools

Grade 5-10 students can now be immersed in the life of Sohail, a teenager living as a refugee in Greece. After receiving the LearnX Platinum Award for Best Video Design in eLearning for occupational therapists, we are now excited to launch our additional children’s VR-2D resource, ‘Sohail – the story of a refugee’. This program is based on the VR...
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10
Sep

Greek refugee camp fires flag urgent reality learning VR at LearnX

The wild fires in the Greek islands threatening thousands of displaced refugees highlights the need for meaningful learning about working and living with forced displacement. The 2020 program, Working with Displaced Persons, created from filming in a refugee camp in Athens, teaches innovative new ways that displaced people around the world are being assisted and...
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31
Aug

E-learning bringing resilience to occupational therapists and displaced persons

People displaced due to disasters, war, persecution and climate will benefit from Reality Learning’s ongoing work with the World Federation of Occupational Therapists. This amazing collaboration has resulted in an award-winning online course, Working with Displaced Persons, which pivots around Night Becomes Day, Reality Learning’s immersive VR documentary on refugees seeking safety in Greece. “We...
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05
Jun

Premiere VR advocacy film ‘Night Becomes Day’

We are delighted to be inviting everyone interested in human rights, and the educational impact of VR, to the on-line world-premiere of our short film Night Becomes Day, on18th June, 6PM Australian Eastern Standard Time. Join Refugee Week around the world.   Book here: https://www.fanforcetv.com/programs/nightbecomesday18thjune   Night Becomes Day is the first virtual reality documentary which explores forcible displacement, immersing you...
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18
Feb

VR film on refugee crisis premiers at Thessaloniki Documentary Festival this March

Following the international production, not-for-profit production company Reality Learning is proud to premier its immersive VR experience on Athens’ refugee crisis at Thessaloniki Documentary Festival in Greece this March. The eight minute documentary, Night Becomes Day, was shot in urban Athens and refugee camp to provide an impressionistic experience of what it means to seek...
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19
Nov

Just published – A mini web-series

This is the end of the 3 year adventure as The Diplomat publishes the final episode of our DIY business guide for small-medium enterprises working with China. The publishing landscape for film makers is always changing and independent documentary faces particular challenges. Let’s know if you like the episodic format? and how else you think programs...
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13
Feb

Today is campaign launch day! VR for working with displaced people

Night Becomes Day is a behavior-change, virtual reality documentary. Designed for world-wide professional training and advocacy. Be immersed in re-envisaging meaningful living, in a world reaching tipping point in the number of people being displaced. Somewhere in the world, one person is displaced every two minutes and by 2100, 100 million are predicted to be...
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01
Nov

LearnX Summit 2018 – VR meetups

Fantastic summit thank you LearnX.  Met VR colleagues doing great work and jumping over the boundaries of the new technologies.             Mark ‘Squiz’ Squirrell (above) Global Frontline and Ravi Pratap Singh (above), Learnnovators and champions, including MaxArt, all sharing their own specific methods and approaches to how we can incorporate  mixed reality into...
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01
Nov

Doing business with China?

Learn first-hand with this worker’s guide to DIY international diplomacy. Filmed in China and Australia and the seas between, it’s a three-year adventure in four bite-sized weekly episodes. Produced by Reality Learning, documentary maker Ian Lang shows how small players are taking big risks that pay off. This mini-web series is our 2018 exploration into...
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