Agnese Dracula movie making @ Media Pro studios Bucharest
RECREATE THE DRACULA LEGENDIN MEDIA PRO STUDIOS
• Legend of Dracula• The brief• The Creation• The implementation• TimetableSummary• Timetable
The reality of DraculaVlad III, Prince of Wallachia (1431–1476), more commonly known asVlad the Impaler (Romanian: Vlad Țepeș or simply as Dracula, was athree-time Voivode of Wallachia, ruling mainly from 1456 to 1462.Historically, Vlad is best known for his resistance against the OttomanEmpire and for the cruel punishments he imposed on his enemies.Empire and for the cruel punishments he imposed on his enemies.Vlad III is believed to have inspired the association of his name to that ofthe Vampire Count Dracula in Bram Stockers 1897 novel ‘Dracula’.
Legend of DraculaThe myth about ‘Dracula’ starts with the fictionnovel of Bram Stocker where Vlad Tepes is describedas a vampire.Another thing that is close to legend is related toBran castle, "Draculas castle" . The main city of thattime in Wallahia was Targoviste, and the fortresstime in Wallahia was Targoviste, and the fortressbuilt as rescue place in case of invasion was TheBran Castle - a military fortress used as a defensepoint for the custom point between Wallahia andTransylvania.It is very reasonable to assume that Tepes visited or stayed for a couple of days there, but fromthe reality till the art of create from a fortress a vampire’s house is a matter of imagination work.
Relive the Dracula legend in MediaPro Studios, recreate different myths ofprotection against vampires and enjoy a priceless experience in ‘Transylvanian space’.The Brief
Creative conceptWelcome to Dracula’s Land and live up to his challenges.Build and relive the emotion of the years when Dracula haunted but neverthelesslearn from this, to distinguish the fantastic from reality.
ImplementationBriefly:Date of the event: 13th of January 2011Locations/stages & open spaces: 13No. of attendees:250Timetable: attendees will spend around 25 minutes in one stage
Implementation in stagesStage 1 –Welcome to Dracula’s fabulous worldThe attendees will have lunch and enjoy traditional food-during lunch they willattend a course of history, a speech sustained by an actor. The main goal of thisconcept is not only to create an event or a experience but also to learn a chapterof the Romanian history
Stage 2 –Recreate your Dracula ExperienceWe will recreate Dracula’s house and give to the gueststhe possibility to reinvent scenes from the 1992Implementation in stagesthe possibility to reinvent scenes from the 1992production (the most awarded movie after BramStocker novel )
Implementation in stagesStage 6 – Running from DraculaIn order to stay away from Dracula we will train ourguests and will advise them to maintain their shape,because the safest weapon against vampires andbecause the safest weapon against vampires andDracula’s powers is running.
Implementation in stagesHall Stage 6 –reflecting the beautiful life before the Evil’s presenceThe guests will paint in the lobby of stage 6 different images, portraits reflectingthe art of the beauty, the universe that Dracula likes-according to the legend heenjoyed most, beautiful virgins . They will try to reveal through art the idealistic imageof the potential victim of Dracula.of the potential victim of Dracula.
Implementation in stagesMeeting Room- Photo session – play with irresistible concept of thevirgin and be the prince or become Dracula – illustrate the concept :ANGELIC vs. EVILWe will create in the room a special set-up resembling a photo studio,with specific Items to reflect the atmosphereThe photos will be sent to the client after the event .
Implementation in stagesUnderground bar Ton Studio- Food & Wine and HistoryThe guests will be invited to enjoy a glass of traditionalred wine and a stiffener in the underground of thestudio; the sampling will be attended by a specialist inwine and traditions, will not be only food but history as well.wine and traditions, will not be only food but history as well.
Implementation in stagesFrench Village – Techniques to defend from villainsThe French Village is an open space ready to use for activities, that involve drawing thebow and different defense techniques. Here we will build a set-up for the guests toshoot with the bow, the target would be villains puppets. It is the perfect war place forthis scenario.this scenario.
Implementation in stagesStage 16 – Ballroom Dance with DraculaWe will create a Ballroom Dance where the guests dressed accordingly with theconcept will learn how to dance society styles of dancing-the explanation- the timesstressed up in the novels are bourgeois, that’s why a ceremony policy is required.stressed up in the novels are bourgeois, that’s why a ceremony policy is required.
Implementation in stagesStage 16 – Theatre Hall-Acting DraculaThe attendees to this program will choose to act a character from Dracula’s moviethe ladies can be the Villains near to Dracula, or the virgins that are running fromPrince charming being afraid that he might be a villain as well or related to Dracula.
Implementation in stagesStage 5 – Build a coffin to sleepWe will set up in stage 5 all the ingredients for the gueststo make a coffin – the bed for the villains, each team willhave to build with the dry goods this mandatory placefor the villains to sleep infor the villains to sleep in
Implementation in stagesStage 15 – Knit GarlicThe Romanian legend says that in order to protect yourself from bad spirits, youhave to knit garlic and to hang it to the door of your house, this is how your belovedones will be protected from evil spirits-this is what our guests will do, they will knitgarlic take it at home with them to protect their dear onesgarlic take it at home with them to protect their dear ones
Implementation in stagesFrench Street –Meet each team after the Romanian ExperienceEach team that passed through a stage will come on French Street to enjoy a glass ofwine and to feel the happiness and fulfillment after this experience in Buftea. Will bethe moment where the guests can see their colleagues in each stage they are