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K. Simmons Productions Acquires Savant Books and Publications
Hawaii-independent film production company K. Simmons Productions announces the successful acquisition of Hawaii independent book publishing company Savant Books and Publications
By: Savant Books and Publications
In 2019, K. Simmons Productions and Savant Books and Publications began working together to produce a made-for-television special, "Static" currently in distribution;
"It's been a dream of mine to have a media project in pre production, production, post production and distribution at all times. With the acquisition of Savant Books and Publications, we're one step closer to that dream," says Mr. Simmons, "to be a multimedia content provider for investors, executive producers, producers, directors, writers, actors, and students. It makes sense, especially since the movie industry is focusing more and more on franchisable projects. Having the ability to turn a novel into manga, animation, a TV special or series, a live action movie and vise versa gives us a strong competitive edge. On the other hand, with rights to an ever increasing number of authored works, we have enough content to turn competitors into partners."
Of special interest is the acquisition of Savant's imprint, Aignos Publishing, now solely dedicated to the acquisition and publishing of screenplays and a new book genre called "screenplay-
K. Simmons Productions now includes 60+ outstanding writers; an Acquisitions Officer and Editor-in-Chief;
"Savant Books and Publications has taken the leap towards becoming an integral part of a full service, independent, multi-media communications company," says Daniel S. Janik, former owner and publisher. "The 'new' K. Simmons Productions will move Hawaii another step forward into becoming a 'Hawaii-wood' powerhouse."
"It's not just about making movies or money," reiterates Simmons. "It's about creating opportunities and generating wealth. I've always wanted to provide opportunities to students to hone their skills through internship/externship programs in adaptive and creative writing. Programs like these are now finally within our grasp. K. Simmons Productions is already developing a private investment group for Individuals passionate about multimedia investment and philanthropy."
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