Limbo: A Virtual experience of asylum
360 video



There are approximately 31,500 asylum seekers in the UK waiting for a decision about their asylum status. This film allows you to experience what it is like to live in this period of limbo, waiting for a decision that will affect the rest of your life. Produced by ScanLAB Projects using scanning and photogrammetry techniques, Limbo takes the viewer on an ethereal journey at the heart of the migration experience. Read more in The Guardian about this VR piece.

Winner of The Transatlantyk Spacetime 2018 award for best VR, Thessaloniki International Film Festival’s VR International Competition award and Social Impact Media Award for best editing (2018) Screened at IDFA, PHI Centre, GoShort, Haifa IFF

If you are watching in the web browser the experience is best viewed in 1440s quality or above. Please note the Safari web browser does not support 360 video.

It's best to watch this 360 video with a headset if you have one.  The Guardian VR app is available for android and ios and can be used with a Google cardboard or Daydream headset