Icarus is a work in progress in stand alone version of an upcoming mixed reality VR with in which the user immerses in the myth of ICARUS, the young man who burned his wings reaching for the sun. In this dreamlike VR, each user, with their own avatar, will enter the labyrinth where Icarus and his father Daedalus live. With pre-recorded dialogues, they will hear the father and son dialogue. Walking through different 3D environments, Icarus will strive to reach the sun.
Duration 10 minutes
Director Michel Lemieux
Production Company Lemieux Pilon 4D Art and Normal Studio
Original Text Olivier Kemeid
English Translation Alexis Diamond
Visual Concept Victor Pilon, Félix Fradet-Faguy, Michel Lemieux
Technical Design and Multimedia Development Frédéric Leblanc
Animation Martin Paré, Philip Landry
Music Maxim Lepage
Sound, Effects, Mix Les Productions Troublemakers inc.
With thanks to Epic Games