“SPARKED: A Live Interaction Between Humans and Quadcopters” by Cirque du Soleil

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    SPARKED: A Live Interaction Between Humans and Quadcopters

Company / Institution / Agency:

  • Cirque du Soleil
  • ETH Zürich
  • Verity Studios


    Cirque du Soleil, ETH Zürich, and Verity Studios partnered to develop a short film featuring 10 quadcopters in a flying performance. The collaboration resulted in unique, interactive choreography where humans and drones move in sync. Precise computer control allows for a large performance and movement vocabulary of the quadcopters.

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