Thanks to Virtual Reality, many here in Washington DC, and in select locations around the world, have been given the opportunity to see and feel what it's like to be a refugee crossing the desert at night. The art installation is the work of the Oscar-winning Mexican director, Alejandro González Iñárritu.
Produced by Felicia Barr and Bill McKenna
Shot & Edited by Bill McKenna
Music by Gene D'Andrea
The BBC Online version can be found here:
Footage provided by Legendary Films
Photos by Chachi Ramirez, Emmanuel Lubezki, Agatha Bacelar/Emerson Collective
Special thanks to The Emerson Collective, The Phillips Collection and Atlas Performing Arts Center