WHO ARE WE?
Frank Tobé and Marijn Wigman – INITIATV PRODUCTIONS
Initiatv Productions is an Amsterdam-based startup, striving to create original audiovisual content and taking it across the world. Frank and Marijn have experience in the field of television production and online media. With our knowledge, we’re building on a strong portfolio. Francis and Fifi will be our first web-series. We consider Indiegogo a great place to find funding for this independent and entertaining project.
Trudy van Rooy- FIFI
Graduate of The University of Cape Town in Theatre and Performance, Trudy has lit up both stage and screen, and is no stranger to the “webseries” genre. She is a versatile and dynamic, young actress. Having played Ophelia, in Shakespeare’s Hamlet and perfomed in a foreign film by Jorg Grunler. She will add a refined skill to the role of Fifi.
Keeran Blessie- FRANCIS
The University of Cape Town Theatre and Performance graduate is the creator or Francis and Fifi. He plays the role of Francis. He has worked with the likes of Left Bank Pictures UK, Film Afrika and Velocity Films. He has been recognized for his outstanding acting achievement and been a passionate and exciting young talent to sprout out since 2010.
WHAT'S THIS CAMPAIGN ABOUT?
For the cast and crew, it’s an opportunity to perform on an international stage and showcase their talent and skill. This will give them exposure and work in a challenging entertainment industry. For us at Initiatv, it is a great way to launch into the world of creating television and entertainment. We feel such passion to be working with a great team as we embark on a journey of learning and growth! Another reason for our passion is we get to show YOU what we’re about, what talent is yet to be discovered and what laughter needs to be laughed.
WHAT WILL YOU ACHIEVE?
Francis & Fifi is both a passion project and an opportunity for creative minds to collaborate. Creator Keeran Blessie wants to showcase his obsession with popular American culture; “By breathing life into quirky characters Francis & Fifi we get to deliver laughter and a lighthearted message about where our values lie today.”
You will have a hand at developing this into a fun and exciting project, that is sleek and professional. With your help we will be able to reach our target audience and deliver them a stunning and hilarious webseries.
WHAT DO WE NEED?
Funding needed for 10 episodes: €3000,-
OTHER WAYS YOU CAN HELP
If you’re unable to pledge with us today, do it tomorrow and in the meantime like our Facebook page and share our link if you’d like to see more of Francis and Fifi. Fingers crossed and see you at the finish line! SHARING = CARING