War of Words VR
WAR OF WORDS VR is the first VR App from the BBC. This ground-breaking virtual reality experience is available on Android and iPhone smartphones and iPad. There has been over 150,000 downloads worldwide.
“Beautiful, poignant and possibly the best VR app so far” WAREABLE.COM
Britain’s greatest war poet Siegfried Sassoon prepares you for battle in his controversial poem THE KISS. WAR OF WORDS VR takes you back to 1916 and Sassoon's mindset.
This BAFTA nominated app promoted the feature-length documentary War of Words – Soldier-Poets of the Somme which includes many animated war poems by BDH. A collected anthology of seven animated poems The Somme in Seven Poems can be seen on Vimeo.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts 2016 – Digital Media Award - NOMINATION
World Media Award 2016 – Best App - WINNER
Broadcast Digital Award 2016 – Best App - WINNER
Media Innovation Awards 2015 – Best App - WINNER
Royal Television Society WoE Award – Digital Media