Kiira Benzing is a multi-dimensional director crossing the mediums of theatre, hybrid cinema, and virtual reality. She is the founder of the award-winning Double Eye Studios, which specializes in VR theatre, live events, and virtual production. VR credits: Finding Pandora X (Best VR Immersive User Experience, Venice Film Festival 2020; Audience Award Virtual Cinema SXSW 2021), Loveseat (Venice Film Festival 2019), Runnin’ (Sundance 2019, Jury Award for Interactive, SXSW 2019), Cardboard City (XR Documentary, NYFF 2016, Samsung Gear VR) and Metropoles. Film credits: Diptych (Dance on Camera 2018), Hilda (Tribeca Film Festival 2017).
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