Elijah Allan-Blitz

Virtual Reality Director
Filmmaker

An Emmy nominee and Lumiere Award winner, Allan-Blitz is one of the first VR directors for Time Magazine. His VR experience about the holocaust was created as a companion piece for the Ken Burns documentary, Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War. He has also directed VR experiences for Van Jones, Aloe Blacc, PBS, Laird Hamilton and HBO including the creation of a psychedelic trip in VR for Michael Pollan’s book How To Change Your Mind.



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