The Future is Now: B3 TalentLab Alumni Project: Scanners

“SCANNERS: The Disadvantages of Time Travel” by TalentLab 2014 Alumni Richard Ramchurn, is an interactive, brain controlled film, telling the story of a young boy in rural Scotland surviving between fantasy and reality as he copes with bullying and isolation. Controlled by the viewer’s mind, the story respond to shared emotional response of multiple people.

There will be a free screening on Friday 26th August of the brain controlled film “The Disadvantages of Time Travel”. To find out more details, please visit:

Congratulations to Richard whose PHD research for his film Scanners (developed through TalentLab 2014 and B3 residency programme at Nottingham Universities Mixed Reality Labs) has been recently awarded with Best Art Paper At the CHI Conference 2016 in the heart of Silicon Valley!

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