[Citation] Bevan, C & Green, D. 2018. A Mediography of Virtual Reality Non-Fiction: Insights and Future Directions

Director Profile

Francesca Panetta

Francesca Panetta has co-directed VR pieces with Nicole Jackson, Lindsay Poulton & Adam Foley.  Works by Francesca Panetta have appeared at Raindance 2017, Sheffield Doc/Fest 2017, Cannes 2016, Raindance 2016, Sheffield Doc/Fest 2016, Sundance 2016, Tribeca 2016 & IDFA 2016.


Year Title Producer(s)
2017 First Impressions Anetta Jones & Guardian
2016 6x9: A Virtual Experience of Solitary Confinement Guardian & The Mill
2016 Arctic 360 Guardian
2016 Underworld: a Virtual Experience of the London Sewers Guardian & The Mill


  • Best Documentary VR Experience: Raindance 2017: First Impressions
  • Audience Award for Best VR Film: Raindance 2016: 6x9: A Virtual Experience of Solitary Confinement