Google Spotlight Stories Releases 'Age of Sail'
Yesterday, Google Spotlight Stories officially released the Theatrical version of their latest short animated film, Age of Sail on YouTube!
Set on the open ocean in 1900, Age of Sail is the story of William Avery (voiced by Ian McShane), an old sailor adrift and alone in the North Atlantic. When Avery reluctantly rescues Lara, who has mysteriously fallen overboard, he finds redemption and hope in his darkest hours. Directed by ACADEMY AWARD-winning filmmaker John Kahrs. Produced with Chromosphere and Evil Eye Pictures.
This heart-warming film was edited by Jeremy Ambers of Mission Rock Pictures.
Read all about it:
Google Spotlight Stories Releases Animated Short ‘Age of Sail’ on Multiple Platforms - Variety
How 'Age of Sail' Went From Virtual Reality to 2-D Animation - Hollywood Reporter
John Kahrs Enters the ‘Age of Sail’ with Cinematic New VR Short - Animation World
Short Pick Of The Day: ‘Age Of Sail’ by John Kahrs - Cartoon Brew
Age of Sail Review: Google’s Latest VR Short Is Worth The Sea Sickness - Upload VR
Watch: John Kahrs’ Acclaimed Short ‘Age of Sail’ - Animation Magazine
Google releases gorgeous VR short film 'Age of Sail' - Engadget
The 12-minute short is worth your time, even without a virtual reality headset.
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