A new series
Aether: Beta is a short-form, fully live-action sci-fi series about two teens, Tyler and Bernadette, who meet while playing a new VRMMORPG (Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game). The story follows them as they play and deal with the demands of the real world. It also slowly uncovers a plot to usurp the game. In the wrong hands this technology could be deadly.
The story follows Tyler and Bernadette as they join the Beta, meet each other, fall in love, and have to deal with the struggles of everyday life. For them it is about finding balance between their parents in the real world and each other in the game. Tyler and Bernadette finally decide that they should take the next step in their relationship and meet in real life. More – Story
The purpose of this series is to showcase our talents online and build a fan base that will allow us to improve the film industry in the state of Virginia. We have an incredible team of local filmmakers helping us with this project. We have a passion for sharing great stories that impact our communities. We also want to bring change to the film industry in our area this includes increasing the amount and quality of productions coming into our area. We have pretty high standards for this series, there is a lot of talent in Virginia and we want to showcase all of it.
Our goal is to initially make the first 6 episodes and release them to in turn grow our fan and funding base so that we can make additional episodes in the first season and beyond. This story has a lot of potential in themes and stories that it can tell. We would like to deal with teen bullying, online bullying, body shaming, drug use, violence in video games, personal responsibility, mutual respect for others’ opinions, and so much more.