ROMOT: A Robotic 3D-Movie Theater Allowing Interaction and Multimodal Experiences

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10237)


In this paper we introduce ROMOT, a RObotic 3D-MOvie Theater. ROMOT is built with a robotic motion platform, includes multimodal devices and supports audience-film interaction. Differently from other similar systems, ROMOT is highly versatile as it can support different setups, integrated hardware and contents. Regarding to the setups, here we present a first-person movie, a mixed reality environment, a virtual reality interactive environment and an augmented reality mirror-based scene. Regarding to integrated hardware, the system currently integrates a variety of devices and displays that allow audiences to see, hear, smell, touch and feel the movement, all synchronized with the filmic experience. Finally, regarding to contents, here we present some samples related to driving safety and, in the discussion section, we theorize about the expansion of ROMOT for love and sex-related interactive movies.


Multimodal Interaction 3D-movies Augmented reality Virtual reality Mixed reality Driving safety 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Robotics and Information and Communication Technologies (IRTIC)Universitat de ValènciaValènciaSpain

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