January 13, 2020

Secret City Video Series Takes Augmented Reality App Form

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We will soon be able to experience Secret City narratives in 3D. Using a series of programs including Cinema 4D, After Effects and Unity, artist Evan Apodaca takes motion data collected from in-person interviews and connects it to 3D models. The resulting animations will then be superimposed in public spaces and viewable through audiences' smart phones.

March 30, 2019

Progress on Video Series Presented 

at Centro Cultural de la Raza

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Artist Evan Apodaca presents two dual channel projections after almost of year of collecting stories which chronicle acts of resistance against the military industry within the San Diego region as well as the industry's conservative influence.

July 10, 2018

Interviews for Secret City Commence

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Le Ly Hayslip a renown author of When Heaven and Earth Changed Places is interviewed using a head mounted camera to capture the interviewee's facial motion from which animations are generated.

December 20, 2017

"Secret City" Series in Progress

After completion of Que Lejos Estoy, filmmaker Evan Apodaca is taking on a new project called Secret City that critically analyzes how the military industry has been a conservatizing force within the San Diego region.

July 16, 2016

"Que Lejos Estoy" Gets Over 325K Views & 1.5K Shares on PBS