Podzapper is joining a wave that's melding art, entertainment, and information in exciting new ways. Whether it's podcasting, mobisodes, or any number of new applications that are either here or on the horizon, growing the vision that we have for this company and our clients is going to be profitable and a lot of fun
Toronto, ON (PRWEB) August 25, 2005
Creative mobile media company Podzapper Inc. is officially launching on August 29th with its first project, "ReGenesis:ReMixed", a weekly series of podcasts based on Shaftesbury Films' one-hour television drama series ReGenesis. It is the first dramatic series in Canada to have podcasts associated with it.
"Podzapper is joining a wave that's melding art, entertainment, and information in exciting new ways. Whether it's podcasting, mobisodes, or any number of new applications that are either here or on the horizon, growing the vision that we have for this company and our clients is going to be profitable and a lot of fun," says Ron Proulx, head of Podzapper as well Arpix Media which music supervises the series.
Head of Operations at Podzapper Sebastien Chorney adds, "ReGenesis:ReMixed is just one of the exciting projects that we're working on. We've also launched iNdie6, an indie music podcast focusing on film and television uses of music, as well as having recently begun pre-production on several other offerings."
Proulx continues:"Podcasting has come onto the scene so quickly that in many ways it still needs to find its own voice, and the ReGenesis:ReMixed project delivers something new to the medium -a focused and creative direction."
Christina Jennings, series creator and chairman of Shaftesbury Films explains, "We are thrilled with the idea of where the podcast will take the show. We jumped at the opportunity of working with Ron on his groundbreaking new venture."
Season 1 of ReGenesis premieres on the Global Television Network in Canada beginning Monday, August 29th. ReGenesis:ReMixed, featuring songs and additional music from the series, will launch following the airing of each episode at http://www.regenesispodcast.com.
Headquartered in Toronto, Podzapper Inc. creates entertainment and information for mobile media. Podzapper offers both original content and creative solutions for third-party clients. Its website is located at http://www.podzapper.com. For more information on Podzapper Inc., contact Ron Proulx @ 416.203.3547.
ReGenesis is a one-hour dramatic series that follows a team of scientists at the NORBAC lab as they investigate the often shocking advances in biotechnology occurring on the international scene. Throughout the series, the team is charged with investigating the most dangerous cases involving Avian Flu, Ebola, Camel Pox, cloning, stem cell research, and doping that left unsolved could turn deadly. While David Sandstrom (Peter Outerbridge) and his team struggle to "get it right", they are often faced with frustrating setbacks that even the NORBAC organization may not be able to control.
About Shaftesbury Films
Founded in 1987, Shaftesbury Films has established a reputation as one of the country's leading producers of high quality television and film and have produced numerous award-winning television movies including: the Gemini Award Winner for "Best Television Movie" Torso: The Evelyn Dick Story, the on-going movie series Murder 19c: Detective Murdoch Series, among others. Shaftesbury Films also produces animation and children's series including Mischief City, Dark Oracle and Life With Derek. Shaftesbury Films has created a large format division, SK Film, and its most recent release is the multi-award winning box-office success IMAX 3D film Bugs!.
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