Project Description

Children of Water

Documentary Transmedia Project by Joy Penroz & Sylvain Grain ⎪ In Development

Around the world, children of ancient civilizations are rediscovering the secrets of their ancestors and transforming their legacy in great answers to one of the largest ecological challenges: WATER.

The Children of Water is a MULTI-PLATFORM EDUTAINMENT [Entertainment & Education] project using the ultimate technologies of visualization and storytelling to take the audience on an IMMERSIVE journey to discover the secrets of water all around the world. The project includes a large format 3D (IMAX®) documentary-fiction film, a TV documentary series, an Educative mobile App and a Virtual Reality experience (VR 360° 3D).

This project aims to offer a new approach of ecology through the eyes and the magic of childhood to spread a message of conservation and hope to young generations worldwide.

Project selected for the pitch sessions of Cross Video Days 2016 and Cross Video Days at Next – Festival de Cannes 2016.

Title: Children of Water
Spanish title: Los Niños del Agua
French title: Les Enfants de l’eau
Original concept by: Joy Penroz & Sylvain Grain
Director: Joy Penroz
Investigation: Joy Penroz & Javiera Ramirez
Executive Producers: Sylvain Grain, Javiera Ramirez, Jean-François Bordier
Coproduction: Raki Films (Chile), Bo Travail! (France)

+ TV series
+ Large format 3D documentaryNikté Ha, Journey to the Mayan World
+ VR 360° Experience
+ Educative mobile App