With two successful world premieres at the Sundance Film Festival, including this year’s multiple sold out screenings of Summer of ’84, award-winning filmmakers RKSS (Anouk Whissell, François Simard and Yoann-Karl Whissell) are on a roll. RKSS hit the ground running with their directorial debut, Turbo Kid, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015. The trio is now attached to direct the live-action adaption of the international phenomenon Amos Daragon!
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Amos Daragon Synopsis
Amos Daragon follows the adventures of 12-year-old Amos Daragon and his companions Beorf, Lolya and Medousa as they journey to find four masks that harness the forces of nature. With the power of the masks, they can defeat the evil villain who threatens their world.
The film will be based on the 12-book fantasy series by Québec author Bryan Perro. The best seller has sold over 2.5 million copies to date and has been translated into more than 15 languages.
Sylvain Viau of IceWorks Pictures Inc., Benoit Beaulieu, Albert I. Melamed and Pierre-Alexandre Bouchard will produce Amos Daragon. IceWorks Pictures Inc. is a Canadian production and distribution company specializing in feature-length films with international appeal for families and general audiences.
Exciting news! What do you think? Have you read Amos Daragon? Are you looking forward to the movie? Tell us in the comments!