This week Mike Seymour, Jason Diamond and Matt Wallin delve into two Robert Zemeckis live action films – Flight (2012) and Cast Away (2000) – both of which feature a dramatic plane crash and invisible/seamless visual effects.


Show Notes

Flight

Director: Robert Zemeckis
Cinematographer: Don Burgess
VFX Supervisor: Kevin Baillie – Atomic Fiction

Cast Away

Director: Robert Zemeckis
Cinematographer: Don Burgess
VFX Supervisor: Ken Ralston – Sony Pictures Imageworks

 

fxguidetv #160: Flight – Interview with Atomic Fiction’s Kevin Baillie on the film’s dramatic crash sequence

Light Iron story on on-set tech in Flight

‘Flight’ Director Robert Zemeckis Says He Dreads Making Live Action Films
– Huffington Post article

Screenwriter John Gatins on Flight – Q&A with Jeff Goldsmith

 

 

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