Through an appropriately surreal animated lens, Weird Times is an honest and irreverent 5-part VR series that takes you into the mind and perspective of modern teenagers growing up in a beautiful and brutal world that's unlike anything experienced before.
Weird Times Trailer featuring #HappyFail, #BrainFail, and #SexyFail. Now available on the Meta Quest!
Growing up as a teenager in today's world is a unique challenge to say the least. Weird Times is an honest and irreverent VR series that aims to help shed light and understanding into the often misunderstood issues teens go through on a daily basis. Season 1 transports you into the first hand perspectives of modern teenagers dealing with topics such as Depression, Coming Out, ADHD, Culture Identity and Body Shame. Through interpretive and heavily stylized art styles, each episode is crafted in its own hand-painted surreal aesthetic that's informed by the topics within.
Since the advent of 360° VR, Ryan has been pioneering content creation on and off set for Flight School Studios contributing to countless award winning productions all over the world including directing Oculus' Creator’s Lab, "The Evolution of Testicles," a 2018 SXSW Virtual Cinema selection, and Raindance's Best Social Impact Award Winner.
Chloe is an author, speaker, podcast host, filmmaker, researcher and futurist. Since the release of her critically acclaimed book, GZ: TVTL, she has become one of the world’s authorities on young people, advising global brands, governments and organizations on what the future looks like through the lens of her research on Gen Z and Gen A.
Award-winning concept artist and integral contributor to Flight School's VR and animation titles through 2021. Art director for the 360 film Lutaw: Sink or Float, an official selection at Tribeca and Cannes XR and finalist for Film of the Year at the VR Awards. Ruby now continues her love for art and story telling with the Skydance Media team.
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