Local filmmaker creates web series about Guardian Angels who use kung-fu to fight off evil.
CALGARY, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Filmmaker Vincent T Joachim is producing a web series being shot in Calgary about a Guardian Angel inspiring people with hope and fighting off evil using kung-fu.
AN.X.O is a web series with 7-10 minute episodes that explores the life of Azarias, a new Guardian Angel, protector of those in need, who is assigned to help Sarah, a young university student, after she gets into a car accident and loses her vision. Azarias must guide Sarah through her difficulties while learning on the job and fighting off other spiritual forces. AN.X.O stars Paul Boultbee, Haley McClure, and newcomer Roberto D Pal.
This film is competing for funding through Telus Storyhive grant. There are currently 59 applications in Alberta and 15 web series will be awarded $10,000 through a community voting process. Voting is open from November 10th - Dec 1st, 2014. The winner will be announced on Dec 8th, 2014.
1. The first episode will launch in the Spring of 2015.
2. A digital comic book series will be launched in the Fall of 2015.
Halo Wrist Band: All Guardian Angels wear their halos on their wrist. It looks like a futuristic metallic watch when not in use. The halo device can project holograms with computer like interfaces that Azarias can interact with using his fingers. The halo device emanates a yellowish glow when it's in use. It also can project light into solid objects such as a sword, key, & shield.
Martial Arts Style:
The style of combat will be a mix of Kung-fu and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Producer Vincent T Joachim of Photo Language Productions has been a professional artist for over 16 years specializing in photography, graphic design, filmmaking and empowering youth. Vincent has worked with over 2000 youth in Canada, United States and Trinidad and his main objective is to give youth hope through art exploration. Vincent's newest artistic goals are to create stories through film that focus on faith, hope and love. For more information on the web series visit www.anxo.ca
Video with caption: "Video: AN.X.O Teaser Trailer". Video available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jyfVqfkzeFI
SOURCE: Photo Language Productions
For further information: Vincent T Joachim, 403-399-2471, [email protected]