Ioulia Isserlis is a Berlin based VR director, writer and producer. With strong roots in classical filmmaking, Ioulia dove full time into VR production 6 years ago, finding inspiration in a new medium that enables the spectator to enter a cinematic universe. She directed, produced and wrote PAGAN PEAK VR, that premiered at the 76th Venice Film Festival. Ioulia produced and co-wrote KOBOLD VR, that premiered at the 75th Venice Film Festival in 2018 and was named one of the 5 best horror VR games by Forbes. She is also the co-producer of BYSTANDING VR, that premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2021. Additionally, Ioulia is a board member of the Virtual Reality Berlin Brandenburg association and a tutor for VR production at schools and universities.