9-Part Web Series
ESLUNA: The First Monolith is an animated web series directed and animated by Denver Jackson. The First Monolith takes place in the fantastical world of Esluna. A plucky monk-turned-rogue teams up with an archaeologist and a boy with powers known only as ‘the bloodwind,’ to stop a tyrannical queen from activating a powerful and ancient technology that threatens to destroy their world.
Funded with help from Storyhive and Creative BC.
Directed and Animated by Denver Jackson
Written by Denver Jackson and Erica Meany
Produced by Daniel Hogg and Denver Jackson
Maeve: Grace Chan
Fray: Barbara Poggemiller
Yoki: Jonathan Love
Bataar: Shawn O’Hara
Queen Leda: Tara Pratt
Music by Marc Junker and David Parfit
Foley and mix at Post City Picture and Sound
Re-recording mix engineer: Steph Carrier
Sound designer: Carla Murray