Within this chapter we’ve explored the genesis of science fiction and explored the history of special effects. In this post, you’ll get to meet some of those masters behind the scenes of the spx world.
Check out this Interview with film special effects supervisor Matt Johnson (World War Z, The Avengers, V for Vendetta):
Trey Brown (WETA Studios Special FX artist) first got his start as an actor in theatre, before moving to childhood acting in feature films. But, he discovered his true love and passion in video games, and it is there that doors opened for a new career. Trey has worked on the Avengers films, The Planet of the Apes franchise, the Hobbits franchise and more.
Alita: Battle Angel is a visual spectacular. Rosa Salazar (Alita), James Cameron (producer), Jon Landau (producer) & Robert Rodriguez (director) take you behind the scenes to explore the magic behind this film.
Rosa talks with Noel Manning here about her work on the film.
Andy Serkis is the king of motion capture acting. Here, he breaks down almost two decades of creative special effects work.