Making of Benhur

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Winner of 11 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Actor (for Charlton Heston as Judah Ben-Hur), and Best Director for William Wylera. Ben Hur is the story of a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey begins with the enslavement by the Romans, his subsequent release, an opportunity to avenge his enemy during a furious […]

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Taking Stop-Motion Animation to New Heights

Kubo and the Two Strings

When almost the entire special effects industry is gravitating towards CGI, it is encouraging to see some studios still relying on traditional, practical effects techniques to make their films. And when the results are as breathtaking and outstanding as the sequences in the videos you are about to watch, we really need to sit back […]

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Building an Animatronic Dinosaur – JURASSIC PARK T-Rex

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Full-Size Animatronic T-Rex JURASSIC PARK’s Full-Size Animatronic T-Rex Puppet comes together at Stan Winston Studio. SWS Dinosaur Mechanics, Tim Nordella, Evan Brainard & Richard Landon reveal the mechanical techniques and processes behind building this technological wonder. It is one of the largest, most iconic characters in film history. These videos detail the groundbreaking creation of […]

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