In our first phase, we focused on the use of VR for policy impact, screening for global leaders with the power to make a difference and encouraging them to take bold actions to support them.

The films have been screened at the most important diplomatic forums and film festivals around the world, impacting both world leaders, and the general public.

On the eve of the Third International Humanitarian Pledging Conference for Syria, Clouds Over Sidra was shown to top donors and decision makers. Commitments originally projected 2.2 billion USD pledged; the conference ended up raising 3.8 billion USD, 1.2 billion USD more than the year before.

Waves of Grace was integrated into the Secretary-General’s International Ebola Recovery Conference, which raised $5.2 billion in pledges.