Montreal Comic Con, July 9 2016
IMPACT MEDIA, has secured film rights at Montreal’s 2016 Comic Con for the acclaimed near future mercenary graphic novel series, “Empress of All Silence“, from MNK Publishing.
Winning out in a competitive bidding war, IMPACT will develop, produce and finance the feature film adaptation of the graphic novel series originally released in 2015.
The graphic novel series is best described as follows:
In a high-tech future world spiraling out of control, a beautiful young mercenary with a tragic past finds herself caught between dueling mega-corporations. She was made for this world, for these wars, but is the world ready for soldiers like her?
IMPACT MEDIA SVP of Development and Acquisitions, Albert I. Melamed, expressed “ We are thrilled to have the opportunity to adapt Empress for the big screen. We look forward to having an incredible storytelling partnership with Empress creators, Kyle Alexander Smith & Mathieu Caron. Our plan is to create a franchise and leverage the IP across film, television and digital media”.
Albert Melamed, Kim Berlin, and Francois Garcia will act as producers and executive producers.
Kyle Alexander Smith & Mathieu Caron stated :
“We are overjoyed to have this working relationship with IMPACT MEDIA. We truly feel this is the best home for our series. Justice will be served to our loyal fans by bringing our vision to life.”
IMPACT MEDIA is a Los Angeles & Montreal based company. Operations encompass film & television production, development, distribution, financing along with a full-spectrum of cross-platform multimedia and digital publishing services.