Hot Picks

- First Impressions Can Kill 2017

- Talk of the Dead 2016

- The Nothing Man 2018

- Becoming Iconic 2018

- Twelve Monkeys 1995

- Agalmatophilia 2018

- Crimson Peak 2015

- The New York Butcher 2016

- Shellmont County Massacre 2018

- Beauty Queen 2018

- Virgin Genocide 2018

- Bloody Birthday 1981

- The Big Take 2018

- Somnium 2018

- The Wedding Party 1969

- Lasso 2018

- Intensive Care 2018

- Red Venom Kills 2017

- City of Gold 2016

- Gosford Park 2001

- Upstate Story 2018

- The Serpent's Egg 1977

- Beyond the Night 2018

- Krampus Origins 2018

- The Baby 1973

- Odd Men Out 2018

- Bonehill Road 2017

- Slapped! The Movie 2018

- Christmas Blood 2017

- The Unnamable 1988

- Elves 2018

- Theresa & Allison 2018

- Halloween at Aunt Ethel's 2018

- Ugly Sweater Party 2018

- Torture Fetish 2 2018

- To the Slaughter 2017

- Ossarium 2018

- Bilal: An New Breed of Hero 2015

- Snowflake 2017

- Tales for the Midnight Hour II 2018

- To Dream 2016

- Dance of Death 1968

- Cleavers 2019

- Bloody Ballet 2018

- Outlawed 2018

- My Name is Casey Jones 2018

- Soundbite 2018

- Purgatoric 2018

- A Killer Conversation 2014

- The Night Monica Came Back 2017

- Star Crash 1979

- Strangler of the Swamp 1946

An Interview with Russ Emanuel, Director of The Assassin's Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands

by Mike Haberfelner

September 2018

Films directed by Russ Emanuel on (re)Search my Trash

 

Quick Links

Abbott & Costello

Alice in Wonderland

Arsène Lupin

Batman

Bigfoot

Black Emanuelle

Bomba the Jungle Boy

Bowery Boys

Bulldog Drummond

Captain America

Charlie Chan

Cinderella

Dick Tracy

Dr. Mabuse

Dr. Orloff

Doctor Who

Dracula

Elizabeth Bathory

Emmanuelle

Fantomas

Flash Gordon

Frankenstein

Frankie & Annette Beach Party movies

Freddy Krueger

Fu Manchu

Fuzzy

Gamera

Godzilla

Hercules

El Hombre Lobo

Incredible Hulk

Jack the Ripper

James Bond

Jekyll and Hyde

Jerry Cotton

Jungle Jim

Justine

Kekko Kamen

King Kong

Laurel and Hardy

Lemmy Caution

Lobo

Lone Wolf and Cub

Lupin III

Maciste

Marx Brothers

Miss Marple

Mr. Moto

Mister Wong

Mothra

Nick Carter

OSS 117

Phantom of the Opera

Quatermass

Robin Hood

Santa Claus

El Santo

Schoolgirl Report

The Shadow

Sherlock Holmes

Spider-Man

Star Trek

Sukeban Deka

Superman

Tarzan

Three Mesquiteers

Three Musketeers

Winnetou

Wizard of Oz

Wolf Man

Wonder Woman

Yojimbo

Zatoichi

Zorro

Your upcoming movie The Assassin's Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands - in a few words, what is it about?

 

The Assassin’s Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands, is a sequel to the award-winning The Assassin's Apprentice, both of which feature a young assassin-in-training named Kaylee (Tarah Paige) and her various triumphs and mishaps. In this sequel, Kaylee, and her drone sidekick Freerunner, must protect a secret society of Canary Island Silbadors, who work with her organization TAA Corp., from a deadly counter-assassin (Gary Graham).

 

How closely will The Assassin's Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands follow the original The Assassin's Apprentice, and was the first one made with a sequel in mind from the get-go?

 

The Assassin’s Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands will closely follow the original role of Kaylee of The Assassin's Apprentice, and will introduce new characters including a weapons expert (Armin Shimerman), a counter-assassin (Gary Graham) and a TAA Corp. assassin (Ryan T. Husk).

 

What can you tell us about The Assassin's Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands' writer Paul Hickman, and what's your collaboration like?

 

I met Paul Hickman during the production of my feature-length film Occupants, and we have been collaborating ever since on a number of projects. When he asked me to be the director of The Assassin's Apprentice, I of course said yes.

 

Judging from the title, you're going to film at least part of The Assassin's Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands on the Canary Islands - so what do you think are the advantages but maybe also challenges filming there?

 

The advantage of filming in the Canary Islands is authenticity. In the sequel, we will be using actual Silbadores – practitioners of the ancient whistling language of Silbo Gomero – as well as the traditional landscapes in which Silbadores have lived for many generations. Of course, it is more difficult and expensive to film abroad, but we feel that the authenticity factor is worth it.

 

What have you planned for The Assassin's Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands on the action and stunts side of things?

 

Tarah Paige, our lead actor, is an accomplished stunt performer and former nationally-ranked gymnast. There are plenty of new action and stunts planned for Tarah as she defends the Silbadors from the counter-assassin.

 

What can you tell us about the film's projected overall look and feel?

 

The look and feel will be similar to that of The Assassin's Apprentice, but with additional SciFi elements.

 

From what I know, The Assassin's Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands will have quite a stellar cast - so do talk about the movie's key actors for a bit!

 

Continuing with our tradition of hiring some of our favorite Star Trek actors (Robert Picardo, Marina Sirtis) for our first film, we reached out to veteran actors Armin Shimerman (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Buffy the Vampire Slayer) and Gary Graham (Star Trek: Enterprise, Alien Nation) for this sequel. Both are superb actors, and we look forward to working with them.

 

You're currently running a fundraiser for The Assassin's Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands  - so what can you tell us about your campaign?

 

The campaign is going well, and as of September 20, 2018 we have reached 86% of our funding goal with 24 days to go. Once we reach our funding goals, expect some stretch goals to fund even more action, stunts, special effects and location shots!

http://kck.st/2oYOA2A

 

Once the budget's in place, what's the schedule? And any idea when and where the film might be released, however tentatively?

 

We are hoping to begin shooting on Gran Canaria in November or December, and continue shooting in Los Angeles in January or February.

 

Will there ever be another The Assassin's Apprentice-movie? And/or other future projects you'd like to share?

 

Feeling lucky ?
Want to
search
any of my partnershops yourself
for more, better results ?

The links below
will take you
just there!!!

Find Russ Emanuel
at the amazons ...

USA  amazon.com

Great Britain (a.k.a. the United Kingdom)  amazon.co.uk

Germany (East AND West)  amazon.de

Looking for imports ?
Find Russ Emanuel here ...

Thailand  eThaiCD.com
Your shop for all things Thai

We currently have a feature-length script for a movie tentatively entitled Assassins: The Last Mark. A budget has been prepared, and the producers are currently seeking funding.

 

Your/your movie's website, Kickstarter, Facebook, whatever else?

 

The Assassin's Apprentice website: www.taamovie.com

The Assassin's Apprentice Facebook page: www.facebook.com/taamovie

The Assassin’s Apprentice: Silbadores of the Canary Islands Kickstarter: http://kck.st/2oYOA2A

 

Anything else you're dying to mention and I have merely forgotten to ask?

 

Nothing other than to extend our sincerest thanks and appreciation to our many fans and supporters. Go Team Assassins!

 

Thanks for the interview!

 

© by Mike Haberfelner


Legal note: (re)Search my Trash cannot
and shall not be held responsible for
content of sites from a third party.




Thanks for watching !!!



 

 

On the same day
a Burglar wants to kill you
and your Ex wants
to make up ...
... and for the life of it,
you can't decide
WHICH IS WORSE!!!

 

A Killer Conversation

produced by and starring
Melanie Denholme
directed by
David V.G. Davies
written by
Michael Haberfelner
starring
Ryan Hunter and
Rudy Barrow

out now on DVD

 

 

Stell Dir vor, Deine Lieblingsseifenoper birgt eine tiefere Wahrheit ...
... und stell Dir vor, der Penner von der U-Bahnstation hat doch recht ...
... und dann triffst Du auch noch die Frau Deiner (feuchten) Träume ...

 

Und an diesem Tag geht natürlich wieder einmal die Welt unter!!!

 

Bauliche Angelegenheiten
ein Roman von
Michael Haberfelner

 

Jetzt kaufen bei
Lulu.com