“What if a TV series started acting like a startup?” That’s the question the BitTorrent blog posits in its introduction to Fly or Die, a pilot pitch for a new scripted series directed by Joel Bergvall, produced by Converge Studios, and available as a BitTorrent Bundle. SoundCtrl’s Dana Sedgwick reports.
Inspired by real-life super pop producer duo, Rock Mafia, the series chronicles the twists and turns of an industry “fueled by ego, insecurity, crazy talent, and star power.”
The catch? The show’s producers want you to help control the development process, giving consumers a voice to impact everything from storyline to distribution. As BitTorrent rather accurately portrays our current social feedback loop: Reddit shapes plot lines. Twitter is a writers’ room. American Idols are chosen via text. Youtube is our film school. Is series development something that should be open-sourced?” Click on the link below and watch the trailer on SoundCtrl…
Author: Dana Sedgwick, SoundCtrl
Read More/Original Source: http://www.soundctrl.com/blog/fly-or-die-bittorrent-what-if-a-tv-series-started-acting-like-a-startup/
BitTorrent Fly or Die: http://bundles.bittorrent.com/fly-or-die/