Out of Exile

_Out of Exile

Out of Exile: Daniel’s Story is the latest project from VR and “immersive journalism” pioneer Nonny de la Peña. Using the real audio recorded by teenager Daniel Ashley Pierce in 2014,...
Interview with Nonny de la Peña

_Interview with Nonny de la Peña

Sara Rafsky interviewed VR and “immersive journalism” pioneer Nonny de la Peña about her latest piece, “Out of Exile: Daniel’s Story,” included in the New Frontier section of the...
Hunger in Los Angeles

_Hunger in Los Angeles

Nonny de la Peña expands her “immersive journalism” approach in this virtual reality film that combines documentary evidence and 3D modeling to simulate the experience of watching a...
Project Syria

_Project Syria

According to a joint statement issued by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and UNICEF last August, one million children have already been forced to flee Syria...
Use of Force

_Use of Force

Force, “immersive journalist” Nonny de la Peña sought to take the experience of witnessing the tragic, brutal event to a whole new level, putting viewers into the moment to heighten...
Gone Gitmo

_Gone Gitmo

on her  2004 documentary Unconstitutional about Guantánamo, journalist Nonny de la Peña teamed up with artist Peggy Weil to make Gone Gitmo. The original version of Gone Gitmo, no longer...