About

ALEEM HOSSAIN is a film writer/director and virtual reality creator. 

He is currently in post-production on his first feature film, AFTER WE LEAVE, a gritty sci-fi drama.

He was selected for the initial Oculus Launchpad program, a VR incubator run by Facebook/Oculus.

He recently created an ongoing documentary VR series and podcast, I NEVER TOLD YOU.

He was an artist-in-residence at the 2017 VR Action Lab where he created NO EASY ANSWERS, a VR anti-bullying project, in collaboration with Google, Harmony Labs, and Screenwriters Colony. It has been translated into several languages and is used by Google Daydream in schools around the world.

He is currently developing YOU ARE FOREVER, YOU ARE EVERYONE, an interactive narrative sci-fi VR experience with the support of the Tribeca Film Institute.

Aleem is the ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF DIGITAL STORYTELLING AT OCCIDENTAL COLLEGE in Los Angeles where his teaching and research are focused on expanding how we tell stories and who gets to tell them.