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Nokia, THC use VR to show refugee crisis impact

Thursday 8 December 2016 | 15:03 CET | News
Nokia and The Humanitarian Cooperative (THC) created a 10-minute, documentary-style virtual reality film to raise awareness of the current refugee crisis and to support the work of The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR). The film screens on 8 December at a UNHCR event in Geneva, Switzerland. Equipped with Nokia's professional virtual reality camera Ozo, filmmakers David Gough and Thomas Maddens embarked on a journey to tell the story of Omar, a 9-year-old Syrian boy who had to leave his home just outside Aleppo and spent three years at a refugee camp in Lebanon, before finally being

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