On October 10, Portland-based 360 Labs will premiere the latest project in an evolving discipline: films and animations made to be experienced in virtual reality. “Through Darcelle’s Eyes,” takes full advantage of the medium to tell the amazing story of Darcelle XV, the octogenarian drag queen whose reign in Old Town is the stuff of legend. But in this film, you, as the viewer, have some control over the story.
When you don the headset and enter 360 Labs’ experience, Darcelle will receive you in the rococo sequin-spangled parlor of her home.
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