MagazineSci-fi news

Just in | Library of scifi news


Blade of the King

06/02/2006. Contributed by Jessica Martin

Buy Blade of the King in the USA - or Buy Blade of the King in the UK

author pic

The Blade of the King, a concept fantasy film, is coming to online movie site

Bringing together one hundred people from Texas during the Summer of 2005, 'From the Flames Productions' has produced a 6:31 minute concept film based on the tale of Beowulf designed as an aid in pitching to either private investors or studio executives in the hopes of gaining financing for a feature film version.

The Blade of the King concept film was finished in late 2005, and was shot for just under $3600. The film was shot in Texas, which hopes to soon be recognized as the "Third coast" in American filmmaking. Mark Sickle, William Blesch and Robin Blesch produced it. The film was directed by William Blesch.

This film is currently being sent out to film festivals including the Austin Underground Film Festival, the Santa Cruz Film Festival and the Los Angeles Film Festival among others.

It has been accepted into's short film drama category and can be viewed by you Nestizens over at

Magazine > Scifi news

Just in | Library of sci-fi news

Add daily news updates to your own web site or blog - just cut and paste the code below...


The all-new SFcrowsnest is now running at This is now the archive for pre-2012 content. Nothing new is being posted here.

Magazine Articles

- Features

- Movie/TV Reviews

- Book Reviews

- News

- E-mail magazine

- Encyclopedia

- Other formats: Kindle, Nook, Sony Ebook, iPhone & iPod


- Top books

- Top movies/tv series


- SciFi @ FaceBook

- Steampunk @ FaceBook

- Us @ Google+


- Search site

Reader Tools

- RSS news feed

- Facebook page for SFcrowsnest

- Twitter page for SFcrowsnest

- Google toolbar for SFcrowsnest

Webmaster Tools

- Add our content feeds to your site