Before founding Vrai, Jessica was the Principal Filmmaker for VR at Google.
The YC podcast is hosted by Craig Cannon – https://twitter.com/craigcannon
00:00 – Starting Vrai
10:00 – Story in film vs. VR
12:15 – Gaming
19:30 – Conditions at Omaha – The Weather Channel in VR – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uu3hyBXNmX0
22:15 – Jessica’s upcoming projects
27:25 – Andrew Peterman asks – How long until we’ll be able to create 3D 360° video from cell phone hardware+amazing software?
29:50 – Matt asks – Where do you see VR in 10 years?
30:05 – Michael Hodapp asks – Does VR still have long term mass adoption potential, or will the market shift to AR?
32:00 – Will people be in VR for a significant percentage of their time in the future?
40:35 – Virginia Pigato asks – How can a traditional storyteller adapt to vr?
49:50 – Can Olcer asks – What key but non-obvious thing is missing for VR to become mainstream?
51:45 – Matt MacVey asks – What are some of the most exciting or scariest parts of social VR and what is the storytelling potential of social VR?
55:15 – Tony Cassara asks – What kind of dog do you have?