Facebook Gets An Emmy For Oculus Story Studio’s ‘Henry’

Henry Emmy Award

Zubin Parakh – Chattanooga, TN

Henry, the charming VR film from Oculus Story Studio, has won an Emmy® for Outstanding Original Interactive Program. This award recognizes creative achievement in interactive media and comes from the juried Emmy categories, where winning entries must earn unanimous approval from a panel of Interactive Media Peer Group professionals. Henry is the first VR original narrative movie to ever win an Emmy. Source: Oculus.com

Oculus, a Facebook company, has achieved something that is not only historical, but a milestone for Mark Zuckerberg.

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“We’ve seen VR bring stories to life in ways that were only a dream a year ago. This award should stand as a reminder to every creator who aspires to make VR movies: you have the world’s attention!

— The Oculus Team” // Via Oculus