The Republican is a political thriller film directed by Long Island University alumnus and SMPTE Award winning filmmaker Jon Navarro who heads Allusion Pictures, an independent film house. The plot centers around a rising star in the GOP who’s set on shaking the system and disrupting the status quo. Yet an assassination plot unfolds and many secrets are unveiled.
In the style of classic choose-your-own-adventure books and akin to the famous Netflix film Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, viewers can choose what happens.
Put in charge over the movie’s art direction, I was tasked with the responsibility of creating graphics needed for the production, ranging from Senator Ocasta’s presidential campaign banner, seen in the movie, to the stills for the movie’s companion app and supervising the team of graphic designers under me. Prior to that, I worked on the redesign of the film house’s brand identity.