VR Narrative : Pixar Coco (The Film) & Pixar Coco (Oculus Go App)

In thinking about narrative, I watched a few great Disney and Pixar films which invoked in the audience (and me) a highly emotive response. Coco is a beautifully created film which also has a VR experience that can be accessed via the oculus store Disney Films VR app. 

“Can an emotion rich, non- linear story be told without having total control of the camera ?