An Inside Look at Industrial Light & Magic’s Incredible Visual Effects Work on Star Wars: The Force Awakens
FXGuide has created a 50-minute documentary that follows host John Montgomery as he heads to Industrial Light & Magic in San Francisco and gives us an inside look at the incredible visual effects work that they put into Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Hear from ILM’s senior visual effects supervisor Roger Guyett, visual effects supervisor Patrick Tubach, animation supervisor Paul Kavanagh, environments supervisor Susumu Yukihiro, compositing supervisor Jay Cooper and asset build supervisor Dave Fogler as they run through key scenes from the film.
With travel restrictions now easing in the once-isolated country of Myanmar (aka Burma), filmmaker Jacob Schwarz shot some stunning ultra high definition video of the country during a recent visit. Be sure to watch the video in its original resolution. We previously wrote about Schwarz’s ultra HD video of ink drops splashing.
For the first time, extraordinary aerial footage of one of the world’s last uncontacted tribes has been released.
Improv and sketch comedy group Upright Citizens Brigade has released a behind-the-scenes video of their popular and long-running improv show “Asssscat.” The long form improv show features current and former UCB members, including Horatio Sanz and Amy Poehler, as well as an ever-changing roster of special guests from Saturday Night Life, 30 Rock, The Daily Show, and more. The film was directed by Todd Bieber.