Innovation is a 2015 ROBLOX short film written and directed by Littlegreen1.
A man named Lawrence Baker who was left alone must cure an infectious disease to keep humanity alive, under some very critical and hard times throughout his journey.
Littlegreen1 began writing on February 12, 2015. Filming began February 15, and the trailer was released on February 17. Filming production ended on March 6. The film was released on March 7.
|TEDOG1232||Lawrence Baker (uncredited)|
- The original story was supposed to have three different characters: Lawrence, Ramsey, and T-Mac.
- Lawrence Baker's original name was originally supposed to be "The Scientist"
- The zombies in the trailer were removed from the final cut of the short
- Ramsey's character was licensed to appear from DonValuta's film The Discrepancy.
- The film was released under the Neo-Avant Institution label.
After the release of the first short film, plans were put into motion to release Innovation 2 and Innovation 3. Writing began for the sequel four days after the first film's release. Innovation 2 was officially announced on March 18. On March 20, TEDOG1232 agreed to reprise his role as Lawrence Baker from the first film. On April 12, the first sneak peek was released. 4 days later, the full soundtrack was released April 16. In July the film was cancelled.
On October 8, DonValuta and Littlegreen1 arranged a deal to co-own the intellectual property rights to the Innovation franchise, encompassing the sequels and potential rights to a full-length movie. On October 11, DonValuta and Littlegreen1 agreed to greenlight an official film adaptation of Innovation, The Innovation, which was released on December 29, 2016.