Trioscope, the leading company behind the liberator (Netflix), Night of the Cooters (produced by George RR Martin) and Takeover (with Quavo) announced the launch of its patented Trioscope platform to license its proprietary technology to third-party content creators.
The platform offers a suite of hands-on production tools and software that blend human performance with CG environments, allowing filmmakers to create compelling, stylized final images that offer a wide range of imaginative looks, including graphic novels , pictorial images and more. Creators will be able to take advantage of more cost-effective and faster production operations compared to traditional high-end live-action productions with heavy CG. The tools help them tell complex character-driven stories, combining the actors’ nuanced performances with unlimited CG elements, including backgrounds, sets, props, costumes, effects, and fully animated characters.
The London production company Oiffy (the white king and the next The last workeronly game in competition at the 78th Venice Film Festival) and the Polish company BreakThru Films (Oscar Pierre and the Wolf and BAFTA winner Loving Vincent) are the first to license the Trioscope platform for specific footage in director Alex Helfrecht’s epic love story slated for 2024 A winter journey, based on the timeless cycle of songs by Franz Schubert. The film stars John Malkovich, Jason Isaacs, Martina Gedeck and Ólafur Darri Ólafsson and was acquired by Sony Pictures Classics for major territories with mk2 Films handling international sales. Trioscope Europe will provide CG and VFX services for the film.
To maximize the platform’s offerings and global reach, Trioscope is leveraging the expertise of Greg Mandel, a seasoned media and technology executive who will serve on the advisory board to advise on business strategy, operations and platform expansion. Mandel was previously COO of Technicolor’s global animation division, Mikros Animation, the creative force behind the hit titles. PAW Patrol: The Movie and The Movie Spongebob: The Sponge on the Run, Star Trek: Prodigy and The Boss Baby: back in business.
“Our breakthrough technology fuels the boundless imagination that defines our brand and the vision behind the liberator and our current projects Night of the Cooters and To resumesays LC Crowley, CEO of Trioscope. “Our new platform is designed to put our tools and processes in the hands of content creators around the world, bringing their stories to stunning life.”
Greg Jonkajtys, co-founder and chief creative officer added, “When some of the most talented filmmakers in the industry saw the first results of the liberator, they recognized that Trioscope could make their ambitious projects possible. We have developed advanced media that transcends traditional storytelling and has opened up a whole new path for entertainment.
Producer and co-founder of Oiffy, Jörg Tittel, says: “Our highly complex continuous shots are designed to fully immerse the audience in the living, breathing romantic paintings of the early 19th century and the timeless music of Schubert. The technical challenge is immense, especially on an independent budget. Our collaboration with Trioscope and their tools will allow our artists to spend more time giving each frame the care and attention it deserves.
Trioscope Platform’s exclusive suite of integrated tools includes:
- Scrimshaw, an intelligent system for making up and marking the edges of accessories
- Ether, a practical on-set soundscape synchronization system
- Dye, a cell shader and posterization plugin
- vPEN, a 2D/3D particle generation plugin for textures, brushstrokes, halftones and shading enhancements
- Outline, a dynamic edge detection plugin
- TimePainter, a plugin that allows variable frame rate grading
- Currently being developed for use with Nuke by Foundry
In order to develop a global ecosystem enabling productions focused on Trioscope, the company will accept a limited number of visual effects and animation studios into its network of certified Trioscope platforms. Filmmakers, producers, visual effects studios, and animation studios interested in learning more about Trioscope, licensing the platform, or qualifying for the Trioscope Certified Platform Network should direct all inquiries to address [email protected] or at trioscopestudios.com/trioscope-platform.
The news follows a very successful year for Trioscope, which has seen rapid growth thanks to a recent seed investment from BITKRAFT, Sony and many others to further launch their hybrid content genre for global audiences. Recently, the company expanded its management team, having hired veteran animation expert John Evershed as chief strategy officer and appointing former Roblox executive Keith Lucas as an advisory board member. . In addition to the premiere of the liberator on Netflix, which reached the third place in the world of the platform, the company has completed the production of the short film Cooters Night, produced by George RR Martin and starring Vincent D’Onofrio, also director. Trioscope also has a television development and production partnership with the music powerhouse quality control, which includes To resumewith Quavo.
Trioscope develops original content, partners with leading studios and filmmakers, and adapts third-party intellectual property using its proprietary technology. Reinventing the way content is created, Trioscope’s exclusive toolset combines human performance with computer-generated environments to produce a one-of-a-kind viewing experience filled with powerful human emotions and cutting-edge cinematic visuals. the breath. It’s the only medium that brings a photo-real level to human faces, character movement, and action while allowing filmmakers to tackle powerful dramatic stories at scale, all on a cost-effective budget. . (www.trioscopestudios.com)