Facebook has unveiled a new video player function that allows Facebook users to upload 360 degree videos to their pages, filmed with special cameras that allow users to scroll to any viewpoint in a video.
One of the first companies to take advantage of the new feature is Disney/Lucasfilm, showing a new Star Wars: The Force Awakens clip from the point of view of Rey's speeder. Check it out below, but be forewarned, the feature will not play on Safari or Internet Explorer.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Immersive 360 Experience
Speed across the Jakku desert from Star Wars: The Force Awakens with this immersive 360 experience created exclusively for Facebook.Posted by Star Wars on Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Star Wars: The Force Awakens hit theaters December 18, 2015.