April 28, 2011 in Entertainment (E)
[prMac.com] Vancouver, British Columbia - Mario Pochat's internationally acclaimed award winning short film "Bye Bye!" is now available as an animated series on iTunes for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch fans all over the world.
"I am excited to turn my very popular animated film 'Bye Bye!' into a complete series for my fans," Pochat said. "The first episode is free and available online in both English and Spanish for iTunes users to enjoy."
Bye Bye! tells the story of Meaty, Boney and Tiny. All three hilarious characters work under the same roof, when they are working at all.
"The truth is, they actually are in the basement, and don't work at all," joked Pochat.
There are ten episodes in total. The first four-minute episode, Spanglish, is available for free in English and Spanish. The original 3D version is available for free as well. It is written for animation fans of all ages to enjoy.
"In total the first season features more than 30 minutes of fun and laughs," Pochat said. "I am already looking forward to season two."
Bye Bye! the original animated short film won seven different animated film awards including Honorable Mention at The Accolades Film Festival in Los Angeles, the Bronze Remi Award at Houston WorldFest and Best Children's Animated Film at the Foursite Film Festival in Utah.
Additionally, the animated film received significant interest from television studios worldwide and has been viewed over one million times on YouTube. It was produced by Mimo Films.
Bye Bye! creator Mario Pochat is the founder of Vancouver Animation School and a professional animator since 1994. He is best known for his award-winning animated short film Bye Bye! He has also been an animator for Game Cinematics such as Microsoft Amped 2 and Electronic Arts: Need for Speed.
Pochat also has worked on nine blockbuster feature films such as Dr. DoLittle and Garfield 2 as an animator and as a lead animator on Blades of Glory, Snow Buddies, Tropic Thunder, Nutcracker: The Untold Story, Dragon Ball Z and Twilight.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later
* 182 MB
Pricing and Availability:
ByeBye! 1.0 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Entertainment category.
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