Thursday 24 September – Sunday 4 October 2020

Storm Dog VR

Throw yourself into Darwin, 2050 in Darwin-based artist Caro Macdonald’s short VR film, Storm Dog.

Visit the Desert Festival Hub, try on the virtual reality goggles and experience the realities of climate change in the Top End as a storm arrives and a dog goes missing.


Venue: Desert Festival Hub

Dates: Friday 25 Sept – Saturday 3 October 2020 (Closed Mon 28 Sept)

Opening Hours: 10:30am – 2:00pm

Location: Alice Plaza Shopping Centre | Enter via Parsons St near Supreme Court.

About the Artist

Darwin-based filmmaker, visual artist and anthropologist Caro Macdonald creates works about people and place.

Caro has worked on a number of Territory projects, including recent VR artwork Storm Dog which imagines a climate change future in the Top End, as well as creating theatrical visuals for Tiwi band B2M. Caro is currently working on a half hour Al Jazeera documentary about Darwin’s Laksa Queen Amye Un, vying for a place in NT Parliament. Caro’s films have been broadcast and at festivals internationally.

25 September3 October 2020
10:30am – 2pm
Desert Festival Hub, Alice Plaza Shopping Centre, 36 Todd Street