Thursday, March 8, 2018

ECCC - Tales of Science Fiction - Sandy King Interview



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SANDY KING IS AN ARTIST, WRITER, FILM PRODUCER AND PRESIDENT OF STORM KING PRODUCTIONS.

With a background in art, photography and animation, Sandy King’s filmmaking career has included working with John Cassavetes, Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Mann, Walter Hill, John Hughs, and John Carpenter.

She has produced films ranging from public service announcements on Hunger Awareness to a documentary on astronaut/teacher Christa McAuliffe, and major theatrical hits like John Carpenter’s Vampires. From working underwater with sharks in the Bahamas to converting 55 acres of New Mexican desert into the vast, red planet of Mars, new challenges interest and excite her. The world of comic books is no exception. It allows her to bring her art and story telling experience to a new discipline with an expanded group of collaborators.

She is married to director John Carpenter and lives in Hollywood, California.


JOHN CARPENTER'S TALES OF SCIENCE FICTION
Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

VORTEX #1
SYNOPSIS

With all communication lost from a mining asteroid, space station Benson dispatches a rescue ship to investigate. What the team discovers threatens not only to overwhelm and destroy them, but could ultimately threaten all life on Earth. VORTEX (#1 of 8) is the second story of John Carpenter’s monthly anthology series Tales of Science Fiction.

VORTEX #2
SYNOPSIS
A mysterious life form tears its way through a rescue team on a deep space asteroid mining facility. The survivors of the disaster now vow to get to the bottom of the continuing mystery as Earth sends its own investigator to space station Benson.

VORTEX #3
SYNOPSIS
Investigating exactly what happened on the mining asteroid, Jake Dixon returns with a new team that includes the one man he can’t trust. As they make a startling discovery another threat begins to unfold back on space station Benson.

           

THE JBN TEAM INTERVIEW WITH SANDY KING
Journalist: Shannah Caffey
Location: Emerald City Comic Con, Seattle. WA



FEATURE FILMS
2002 | Vampires: Los Muertos (Executive Producer)
2001 | Ghosts of Mars (Producer)
1998 | Vampires (Producer)
1995 | Village of the Damned (Producer)
1994 | In the Mouth of Madness (Producer)
1988 | They Live (Associate Producer)
1987 | Prince of Darkness (Associate Producer)

TELEVISION
1993 | Body Bags (TV Movie) (Executive Producer)
1983 | Key Tortuga (TV Movie) (Associate Producer)

DOCUMENTARY/OTHER

2017 | John Carpenter's Christine (Music Video) (Producer)
2006 | Christa McAuliffe: Reach for the Stars (TV Documentary) (Consulting Producer)
1989 | Street Aid USA – 27 Hunger Awareness Public Awareness Ads (Producer)
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6 comments:

  1. I don't have a favorite Halloween read.

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  2. "Favorite Halloween Read?" "Sphinx."

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  3. My favorite horror book is Ghost Story by Peter Straub.

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