'Abducted by a mysterious starship during the invasion of Earth, a young woman and her allies are relentlessly hunted across the galaxy'
TANI KUNITAKE | Director, Illustrator, Producer
"Starting out as an industrial Designer, Tani Kunitake has worked on over 30 feature films. Tani has worked with famed directors such as Ridley Scott, George Miller, Terry Gilliam, David Fincher, Bryan Singer, Francis Lawrence and Alex Proyas to name a few. He has contributed to the visual worlds of Blade, The Matrix, Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas, Fight Club, I Am Legend, Serenity, The Avengers and Man Of Steel. In addition to the live action films, Tani has also worked on a few animation features including his directorial role, Final Fantasy the Spirits Within and The Animatrix Final Flight Of The Osirus. Tani Kunitake continues to work in the field with his most recent credits including Terminator Genisys and Star Wars Episode 8.
“Tani’s imagination is a perpetual motion-machine, restless and relentless, always in pursuit of a rare aesthetic that balances between the framed and the fluid, between painting and sketch, that magically manages to capture the elusive beauty of cinema and the tension of the transfixed motion. We have been dazzled by the work he has done for us and can’t wait to see what he does for himself.”
- The Wachowskis
Dani Swan | Actress, Motion Capture Performer ( As CERULEAN ) & Producer
Dani Swan is an Australian born Actress, Voice over Artist, Motion Capture performer, Dancer, Producer and Creative Director based in Hollywood, CA. Dani is the lead Actress and Motion Capture Performer for 'Cerulean' and the model behind the Comic Book which is in pre- production. Dani was the Guest Judge and Creative Director for Caribbean's Next Top Model (Flow TV). Dani left Australia and traveled the world performing and training since she was 18. It was her combination of her Acting/Voice Over, Diverse Movement background and Femme fatal looks that got the attention of her Hollywood team, VOX USA. Dani is partner in Cyber Blue Productions and is on the board for Performance Motion Capture, SAG-AFTRA and is working in Film, TV, Gaming and Stage. Most Recently Dani was asked alongside the 'Cerulean' Team to be the face of the Australian Sci Fi film festival in October 19th- 22nd and was featured as the ' New Face' to watch in Film ink Magazine.
Dani Swan is the perfect asset for any performance capture production. She’s a well versed actress with a technical understanding of motion. Dani can adapt to any motion capture need while maintaining the highest quality of performance. She’s my Go-to girl!" Marc Morisseau – [RE6, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ]
Grant Boucher | WRITER, VISUAL EFFECTS & PRODUCER
Grant has over 20 years of award-winning experience in essential aspects of the entertainment industry, including the roles of animator, director, author, screenwriter, producer, and entrepreneurial executive. From “seaQuest” to “Star Trek: Voyager”**, from Star Wars to TITANIC* Grant is best known for building, leading, and directing teams of CGI animators on everything from national commercial campaigns**** and entire seasons of major television series to Hollywood’s biggest feature film blockbusters and even major theatrical venues*** all around the world. As a short fiction author, game designer, screenwriter, and now novelist, Grant Boucher has published over 30 works with sales in excess of 10 million copies ($200+ million) worldwide.
* TITANIC won the 1997 Academy Award for Outstanding Visual Effects
** Star Trek: Voyager’s pilot “Caretaker” was the Primetime Emmy award winner for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Visual Effects in 1995
Cast / Crew
Peta Johnson - Voice Over Actress ( As Hecate )
' Star Wars - Old Republic, Winter Dragon, Tomb Raider Animated Series '
Steve Burg - Concept Art
'The Matrix, The Martian, Interstellar, Star Trek, Alien 3'
Anina Pinter - Costume
'Divergent, Jupiter Ascending, The Rite'
David Willis - Special Effects Makeup
'The Matrix, Man of Steel '
SCI FI FILM FESTIVAL Australia - OCTOBER 19th - 22nd 2016
'Cerulean' is the face of the poster and media. Tani Kunitake and Dani Swan are flying in from Los Angeles to Sydney Australia to do a live panel. In front of a live audience, Tani will also be demonstrating a live drawing of Dani 'Cerulean' as it is done in the pre-production stages of film.
Cerulean' appeared on The Tyra Banks owned TV show Caribbean's Next Top Model Season 2.
The prize for the winner on Caribbeans Next Top model Season 2 was Being drawn as a character in the 'Cerulean' Graphic Novel/Comic book by Tani Kuntiake. This was shot and broadcast internationally. Dani Swan was the guest judge and Creative director/Mentor on her episodes.