Step to the Line

Step to the Line takes you inside a maximum-security prison and provides a new perspective on the prison system. Directed by Ricardo Laganaro and produced by Oculus, premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival. From mainstream (Time Magazine) and in-depth press coverage (FastCompany) to acclaim from Mark Zuckerberg the film have demonstrated VR’s ability to tell powerful stories in a meaningful way, and it is also available on the Within platform.


Ricardo Laganaro

USA/Brasilien 2017, 12’, Dokumentarfilm, Englisch, Deutschland-Premiere

Produktion: Amy Seidenwurm, Paula Cuneo, Joanne Sprague, Fernando Porto, Alves Alcantara
Bildgestaltung: Joao Padua
Buch: Leopoldo Joe Nakata, Ricardo Laganaro
Montage: Sabrina Wilkins
Musik: Janecy Nascimento Felipe Vassão


Ricardo Laganaro entered the immersive world directing a fulldome experience for Museum of Tomorrow, in Rio. Then, made 360º films that sum more than 60 millions views and was selected by Oculus to be part of the project „VR For Good”, directing a short doc called “Step to the Line”, premiered at Tribeca, quoted by Time Magazine as one of the 5 best mobile VR in the world, besides being acclaimed by Mark Zuckerberg in his own Facebook page.