Trioscope’s Creative Leads L.C. Crowley, Greg Jonkajtys & Taylor Church (The Liberator) are joined live and virtually by George RR Martin (Game of Thrones) and Vincent D’Onofrio (Daredevil, Ratched) to reveal exclusive details – including a first look – from their upcoming George RR Martin-produced short film “Night of the Cooters.” Based on a short by Howard Waldrop, the film is directed by and stars D’Onofrio. Panelists will show how fusing live-action human performances with animated environments creates a groundbreaking moving graphic-novel experience – transforming sci-fi and fantasy into stunning reality. “Night of the Cooters” actor and producer Elias Gallegos will moderate.
On-Stage Panelists include:
· L.C Crowley, Co-Founder & CEO, Trioscope
· Greg Jonkajtys, Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Trioscope
· Taylor Church, Vice President of Production, Trioscope
Special Guest Panelists, Joining Virtually:
· George R.R. Martin, Producer, “Night of the Cooters”
· Vincent D’Onofrio, Director and Actor, “Night of the Cooters”
Located at Room 6DE at San Diego Convention Center
About “Night of the Cooters”
Based on Howard Waldrop 1987 sci-fi novel of the same name, the short film “Night of the Cooters” is a combination of live action and state-of-the-art animation, bringing to the screen the story of when Martians invaded Pachuco, Texas.
Trioscope is a proprietary animated drama engine that fuses live-action with animation for
a groundbreaking moving graphic novel experience. Trioscope’s patent-pending platform leaps over the uncanny valley, empowering filmmakers to capture the emotional fidelity of live-action performances and marry them with visually arresting worlds. The result is stories of unlimited scope and imagination.
Trioscope has seen rapid growth, having launched Trioscope Europe in 2020 – a joint venture with Polish visual effects studio Juice – and received a $5.25 million investment to further pioneer a genre of animated content for global audiences. In addition to the premiere of The Liberator on Netflix, which reached #3 worldwide for the platform, Trioscope has partnered with Dark Horse Comics, Oni Press, Netflix and A&E Studios for unannounced projects and announced a television development and production partnership with major music powerhouse Quality Control.
Moderated by Elias Gallegos, Actor and Producer, “Night of the Cooters”
Saturday November 27, from 5:15 – 6:15 PM
Location: Room 6DE at San Diego Convention Center