MANDT VR TO BRING 360 VR VIDEO TO “THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY: MAGICAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION” ON ABC
MANDT VR, the company pioneering episodic VR and 360-degree video content will capture the holiday spirit of “The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration” on ABC to create exclusive immersive video experiences for Disney’s digital platforms during the holiday season.
“Disney is known for its world-class storytelling and ability to bring beloved characters and worlds to life,” said Neil Mandt, founder and CEO of MANDT VR. “It is a passion I share and our team is excited to have the opportunity to create digital experiences that will enable guests to discover and interact with Disney's magical holiday festivities in a completely new way.”
“The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration,” will air THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24 (8:00–10:00 p.m. EST), on the ABC Television Network. “Disney Parks Presents: A Descendants Magical Holiday Celebration” will air FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25 (8:00–9:00 p.m. EST), on Disney Channel. “The Disney Parks' Magical Christmas Celebration” will air SUNDAY DECEMBER 25 (10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. EST) on the ABC Television Network.
The exclusive content will invite guests along for the ride to explore a selection of Disney’s holiday celebrations and the 360-degree video format gives the freedom to look around in any direction and experience every moment as if actually there. It will grant guests highly-coveted front-row access and transport them into the story, providing an opportunity to explore all of Disney’s delights on their own terms, making unique personal memories to last a lifetime.
Videos will launch over the next two months in conjunction with Disney’s holiday-themed special events. The immersive content will be accessible anywhere on mobile or desktop devices at abc.com/vr or youtube.com/DisneyParks.
About MANDT VR
MANDT VR is a Los Angeles-based production studio specializing in the creation of premium virtual reality content. MANDT VR balances technological innovation with creative ingenuity to produce VR experiences that transport audiences to three-dimensional worlds beyond the boundaries of traditional media. Channeling the limitless magic of virtual reality, MANDT VR converts people from passive viewers into active participants in stories designed to engage, inform, entertain and delight.