The company offers a unique approach that combines illustrations with narration and animation- all in a downloadable video file. This is the iClassic.tv’
For "A Christams Carol," the company licensed the artwork and text adaptation from the Illustrated Classics series from Saddleback Educational Publishing.
“We thought the Saddleback product was excellent and a perfect fit for our illustrated video or ‘motion comic’ approach. It was meticulously adapted using Dale-Chall vocabulary system and the essence of the original masterpiece was well-preserved,”
Conley is also Founder & Creative Director of Gisteo.com, a video production company that produces animated marketing videos for businesses world-wide. “There’s no doubt that video can be a powerful medium to engage people,” said Conley. “Regardless or whether you’re a high-powered CEO or a middle-school student, people simply retain more information and comprehend video better vs. just reading alone. We’ve created nearly 450 videos for companies around the world and we thought we’d put our experience to work in the educational field.”
The company says that the initial reviews of "A Christmas Carol" have been excellent. “A couple of teachers even told us that their students were ‘mesmerized’
iClassics.tv is selling video download directly on its site for $2.99.
For more information, visit www.iClassics.tv.