fxpodcast #246: Oz – bringing China Girl to life: onset & animated

Mike Seymour talks to the team behind one of the most enchanting characters from Sam Raimi’s Oz: The Great and Powerful – China Girl. The porcelain doll came to life through a unique mix of on-set puppeteering and digital visual effects from Sony Pictures Imageworks. Mike speaks to VFX supe Scott Stokdyk, digital effects supe Francisco DeJesus and puppeteer Phillip Huber.

Click here to read more about the visual effects in Oz: The Great and Powerful. Plus check out a galler y of images from behind the scenes of Ph illip Huber’s other puppetry work (Huber has decades of experience as a Puppeteer both as a live performer and in films such as Being John Malkovich).

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