The theme of the Korea Expo at Yeosu was “The Living Ocean and Coast”. Over one hundred countries participated and the event attracted over eight million visitors.
The Oman Pavilion explored sustainability, protection of the marine environment and unique Omani sea traditions. A 4D immersive cinema at the end of the pavilion took the audience on a journey through the water cycle, from raindrop to river to sea, via key moments in Omani history and culture.
Auk worked on content and story development, and created storyboards and visuals for a 4D film on the theme of sustainability. The story included immersive elements; using motion seats and air blast special effects to give the audience the feeling of physically being on the journey, falling from the sky, plunging into the ocean, swimming through rocks and flying behind aeroplanes.