‘Star Trek’ actor Karl Urban Meets up with Galatia

Karl Urban Interview in Auckland Back in New Zealand, Galatia Films joins Karl Urban for an enlightening interview. We caught up with Karl Urban in Auckland, NZ where he spoke with us about his swordplay experiences while working on the ‘Lord of the Rings’ trilogy with legendary fight choreographer Bob Anderson. Most recently Karl Urban starred in ‘Pathfinder’, a film …

Skywalker Sound Partners With Galatia Films

Audio Mix By Skywalker Sound and Kent Sparling Galatia Films, LLC utilizes Skywalker Sound and Kent Sparling for the “Reclaiming the Blade” final audio mix. The audio expert will also come on board for the upcoming Galatia epic, “Glastonbury: Isle of Light”. “Kent Sparling is very talented and we feel confident that we are in good hands,” states the film’s …

Johnny Depp Interview Slated for Next Galatia Film

Galatia Films has been successfully coordinating with Johnny Depp’s publicist to set up an interview for the next upcoming “Reclaiming the Blade” film tentatively titled “Sons of Fire”. Famous Hollywood swordmaster Bob Anderson taught Johnny some of his now famous first swashbuckling moves and was featured in the original “Reclaiming the Blade” film just prior to his passing, leaving a …

New Documentary Featuring Viggo Mortensen

Viggo Mortensen has had several exceptional roles involving swords including playing Aragorn in all three Lord of the Rings. Recently Viggo starred as rapier wielding Diego Alatriste in the Spanish film Alatriste. While training for both movies, he worked closely with Bob Anderson. Hollywood sword master Bob Anderson has worked on many films over the past fifty years including the …

Narrated by ‘Lord Of The Rings’ and ‘Indiana Jones’ Star

Narrated by actor John Rhys-Davies (“Lord Of The Rings”, “Indiana Jones”) and produced with the support of Weta Workshop and the Royal Armouries, the documentary film “Reclaiming The Blade” sees Hollywood stars joining forces with historians for a fascinating celebration of the culture and craft of swords,  both the movie legends and academic warriors who wield them, and the emerging …

‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Sword-master Joins Galatia Films

Sometime after his contribution to “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy, Bob Anderson had worked as the Sword Master on the “Pirates of the Caribbean” movies. To maximize authenticity in the film, all of the actors playing pirates and some playing British naval officers spent weeks training with stunt coordinator George Marshall Ruge and sword master Bob Anderson, who Ruge …

Weta’s Richard Taylor Joins ‘Glastonbury’

Weta Workshop director Sir Richard Taylor is connected to the film on Glastonbury’s myths and legends “Glastonbury: Isle of Light”, which is currently in development with UK producer Leon Clarance. Richard Taylor’s company is in place as part of the specialist team to handle designs and special effects. The company has previously worked on some of the largest Hollywood Blockbusters …