Mike Seymour, Matt Wallin and Jason Diamond discuss the visual effects in Gareth Edwards' Godzilla.


Show Notes:

Directed by Gareth Edwards

Screenplay by Max Borenstein
Story by David Callaham
Cinematography by Seamus McGarvey
Editing by Bob Ducsay
Music by Alexandre Desplat
Production Design by Owen Patterson

VFX

Overall vfx supervisor: Jim Rygiel
Additional vfx supervisor: John Dykstra
Overall vfx producer: Allen Maris

Main VFX studios

MPC: Guillaume Rocheron
Dneg: Ken McGaugh
Scanline
Hammerhead
Pixel Playground
Weta Digital
The Third Floor (previs)
Weta Workshop (concept design)
MPC (concept design)
Stereo D (stereo conversion)

fxguide podcast interview with director

'Star Wars' Spinoff Hires 'Godzilla' Director Gareth Edwards

fxphd - Godzilla director Gareth Edwards’ guide to After Effects

fxpodcast: Gareth Edwards & “Monsters”

Wikipedia entry on Godzilla

Top 10 Godzilla Moments - YouTube video

Cinefex issue #138

Cinefex blog - Willis O'Brien Revisited


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  • Andrew Paxson

    Also a good mention is another Stereo Conversion company called Gener8

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  • Tom

    Great comments regarding O’Brien & Cinefex. I believe most of what I read in Cinefex & FXGuide …..Thank You Guys……..but reading other current industry trade publications….the PR & incorrect “facts” so annoy me. Revisting the past would be most welcome.