English band One eskimO and Warner Premiere debuted their innovative new animated Visual Album on iTunes and other digital channels on Monday (Aug. 30). Animated by award-winning studio Passion Pictures, which also delivered the Gorillaz’ award-winning shorts, the 10-episode Video Series will also be available in the U.K. on September 7.
The brainchild of lead singer Kristian Leontiou, The Adventures of One Eskimo was jointly developed and produced by the band and Warner Premiere, and distributed by Warner Bros. Digital Distribution (WBDD). This is the first in a slate of Visual Album projects that offer musicians and consumers a new and compelling way to experience musical albums through the digital category. The Adventures of One eskimO is now available on iTunes, Amazon Video on Demand, CinemaNow and via WBShop.com in the U.S., and will debut on iTunes in the U.K. on September 7.
The Adventures of One eskimO takes viewers on an animated journey through an epic love story starring the hero One eskimO and his band of animal friends that include Monkey, Giraffe and Penguin. With only a knapsack and an enduring love, One eskimO sets out with his band of animal friends on an epic quest to rescue his love, Little Feather.
You can download the One eskimO trailer and to sign up for a season pass to automatically receive future episodes visit: http://tinyurl.com/oneeskimorelease.