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Our first live action story takes place in the middle of downtown Los Angeles, where a meteor shower has left a deep scar on the streets of Chinatown. Panic, fear and an alien sends a young woman scrambling to escape. Directed by Justin Lin.

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Credits

Directed by
Justin Lin

Executive Producers
Todd Makurath
Sal Gatdula
Phillip Chung
Karen Dufilho
Regina Dugan
Rachid El Guerrab

Line Producer
Diane Castrup

Visual Effects Supervisor
Alex Vegh

Director of Photography
Claudio Miranda
Gyula Pados
Phedon Papamichael

Production Designer
Don Burt

Score Composed By
The Crystal Method

Sound Designer
Peter Brown

Girl
Lauren Elise

Cop
Sung Kang

VFX Supervisor
Gawain Liddiard

Visual Effects Producer
Leighton Greer

Technical Innovations Manager
Tawfeeq Martin

Google Spotlight Stories
Producer: David Eisenmann; Creative Director: Jan Pinkava; Music Production by Pollen Music Group; Sound Supervisor: Scot Stafford; 360 Music Mixer: Scot Stafford; Re-Recording Mixer: Jamey Scott

Software Lead: James Ritts; Engine Lead: James Beattie; Tools Lead: Brendan Duncan; Engineering Manager: Brian Clark; Program Manager: Ellen Yang; Technical Artists: Brian Collins, Matthew Oursbourn; Software Engineers: Darren Austin, Amrit Dharwadkar, Ryan Enslow, Andrea Hemphill, Tim Leahy, Timothy Richards, Jeff Ridenour, Guruji Panda, Shaveen Kumar, Jamieson Pryorl; Amrit Dharwadkar, Jeff Ridenour; CG Generalist: Kye Wan Sung, Derrick Lau; Graphics Engineers: Brad Blanchard, Jeremy Chernobieff, Daniel Jeppsson, Houman Meshkin, Owens Rodriguez; Tools Engineers: Morgwn McCarty;
Compositor: Bryan Woods; QA Engineers: Ravi Aluru, Jose Camba, Zhichao Ren; Audio Software Engineer: Wayne Jackson; Production Art Assistant: Robinson Wood

Google ATAP
Deputy Director: Dan Kaufman; Director of Operations: Holly Lim; Director, Strategy and Partnerships: Cameron Walker; Financial Analyst: Jonathan Bradley; Chief of Staff: Rachel Lillestolen; Program Administration: Matthew Yonaki; Corporate Council: Tom Lue, Zachary Patton, Noah Richmond; Marketing: Jessica Beavers; Communications Managers: Victoria Cassady, Iska Saric; Social Media Manager: Jaime Schember; Public Relations: Fumi Kitahara Otto; Production Assistant: Sara Diamond

The Mill
Executive Producer: Sue Troyan; Associate Producer: David Lawrence; 2D Supervisor: Daniel Thuresson; 2D Leads: Jason Bergman, Elliott Brennan, Ben Smith; 3D Asset Lead: Krystal Sae Eua; FX Lead: Ashraf Ghoniem; Lighting & Rendering Lead: Sean Durnan;

Title Designer
David C. P. Chan

Creature Designer
Aaron Ingold

Practical Magic
Producer: Matt Lewis; Engineer: Bob Bristow

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Gorillas in the Congo: VR with Spatial Audio

For full effect, watch it with headphones in a Google Cardboard viewer (g.co/cardboard). Photographed in partnership with the Wildlife Conservation Society at the Nouabalé-Ndoki National Park in the Republic of Congo. See how we shot it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Av0LRyzt34M Find out more about WCS and the park: http://programs.wcs.org/congo/WildPlaces/MondikaResearchCentreDjekeTriangle.aspx

Theirworld: Safe Schools Nepal

Children caught up in natural disasters and conflicts need a Safe School now. Add your voice today. Join the campaign at http://www.aworldatschool.org/safe-schools

Children’s charity Theirworld has launched the #SafeSchools campaign to call on World Leaders to commit urgent funding to provide education to children caught up in natural disasters and conflicts.

The film ‘Safe Schools: Nepal” has been a partnership between full-service digital agency Rain, children’s charity Theirworld, Christian Stephen (award-winning conflict journalist and Co-Founder/ Creative Director of Freelance Society) and The Uprising Creative’s virtual reality studio VEHICLEvr.

Designed for viewing on any VR device or headset, the user experience is also seamless on desktop and mobile platforms like YouTube 360.

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