Sanitarium is a movie coming out this year with deep San Antonio roots. The movie, filmed in San Antonio, tells three tales of psychological terror and the directors of each segment are from SA. You will recognize several of the movie’s stars including Malcolm McDowell, Lou Diamond Phillips, Robert Englund, John Glover and Lacey Chabert. [Read it all...]
Here is your exclusive first look at the teaser trailer for the upcoming superhero comedy Now Hiring, filmed entirely in San Antonio, TX.
Now Hiring stars Catherine Mary Stewart, Camden Toy, Jason Sedillo, Caitlin Rose Williams, Jason Scarbrough, Akasha Banks Villalobos, Roman Garcia, Taylor James Johnson, Skylar Brown and Jamye Cox. The film is [Read it all...]
Mark Cantu and Live Wire Films is moving forward full throttle with their indy superhero comedy film Now Hiring. The team won last year’s San Antonio 48 Hour Film Experience and they are taking that momentum into this full-length feature, but they are looking for your help. Here is your opportunity to be an actual producer!
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You have to check out this new short film, Fuse, from Live Wire Films and director Mark Cantu. The cinematography, lighting andacting make for a tense, terse thriller of a Sci-Fi short.
In the not-so-distant future, a virus has wiped out some parts of civilization and the only hope lies with the mysterious cure known [Read it all...]
Fresh off their win at the 2011 San Antonio 48 Hour Film Experience, Live Wire Films is showing off the teaser trailer for their upcoming superhero feature film, Now Hiring. This project has been in development for several years, originally produced as a short film and screened at several local venues. This new iteration of the [Read it all...]
Continuing in our exploration of the 2011 San Antonio 48 Hour Film Experience we present Love After, a short film about a woman in love. The film was created by the skilled Team Live Wire and directed by Mark Cantu. Team Live Wire drew “Chick Flick” as their genre and “Historic” as the location.
Texas Comicon is this weekend and lots of San Antonio creatives will be showing their work in addition to the guests from out of town including Margot Kidder, Brent Spiner, and Sam Witwer. We’ve already mentioned Mike Fisher’s 3-D Pete’s Star Babe Invasion Comics premiere, but you can also expect to see author David Liss and [Read it all...]
Team Live Wire led by Mark Cantu turned in the action-packed short film Endgame as their contribution to the SA48HR Film Experience. The film follows a rental car manager as he hustles to get a package back for a spy while his sister is held hostage. Some very slick work for one hectic weekend. Bonus [Read it all...]
The much anticipated short film from Live Wire Films and director Mark Cantu premieres this week at the Alamo Drafthouse Westlakes. Now Hiring is a superhero action-comedy that will cap off a night of short films on Wednesday February 24th, 2010 at 7:00 pm. Tickets are just $3.00 and you will have access to all [Read it all...]
This short film was the winner of the December San Antonio 48 Hour Film Experience. Team Live Wire drew the soap opera genre and then presented the delightful Saint Passions Landing. While writing their new soap opera, the writers get sidetracked in their imaginations.
Saint Passions Landing was written and directed by Mark Cantu. The [Read it all...]