Jon was recently hired by Outpost Worldwide to manage their studio and produce creative video content in house. Basically, Outpost has first-look rights on any of his film and video projects.
Outpost is a great ally for our young company. Jon is really excited to be working in studio. We definitely count his new position as a blessing for DeMonte Pictures.
Anything Outpost passes on will still be produced by DeMonte Pictures. Right now we are scheduling a joint casting session as there are multiple projects in development for both companies. Look for the details soon on our new casting page to come.
Today Jon finished the 2nd draft of The Kleptocatic Dream as well as mapping out the illustrations. We’re polishing it up for a final draft. Next phase is research and development. The first step, which has already begun, is compiling source images. Simultaneously we will work up story boards based on the source images as well as character and environment profiles.
We’ve decided to get started on the first installment of a transmedia project designed for a child audience.
The project consists of a series of stories that will translate into multiple forms of media: storybook, animation, audio, mobile game, and various products. All of the stories in the series have been roughed in. The first we’ve decided to finalize is called The Kleptocatic Dream. It is a story about a megalomaniac feline who decides to conquer the world of man.
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