2021 - ABEL KOHEN
“Biolum is an interactive sci-fi experience in virtual reality. The user adopts the point of view of Rachel , an experienced researcher and intrepid diver who immerses herself in the abyss of the Southern Ocean for an under water expedition that does not go as planned. She is voice-guided by her mentor Eva , a world-renowned oceanographer who leads the expedition.
“With voices of actresses Charlotte Rampling (Denis Villeneuve’s Dune) and Dominique Tipper (Amazon’s The Expanse), Biolum is an interactive and narrative VR sci-fi experience which immerses you in the mysterious beauty of deep sea life, on a dive that takes a shocking turn for the worse.
Directed by Abel Kohen, written by Jon Rowe and produced by IKO, Reynard Films, prefrontal cortex. Biolum is the recipient of the SXSW Audience Award, NewImages, UNIFRANCE Award, Courant3D, VR Grand Prix.