VFXShow 224 : Close Encounters

In this episode, Matt Wallin, Mike Seymour and Jason Diamond discuss the classic film Close Encounters of the Third Kind.

  • Special thanks to Matt Wallin and Ryan Pribyl for producing and editing the show. The podcast is only possible due to their great work and your support.

From the Show – here are some links that the guys mentioned:

The now defunct Visual Story Podcast with Matt and Paul Zadie:

The article on forced perspective miniatures in the film:

Scott Squires article from his site on the cloud tank:

 Hazy Center: 

Photos of the mothership model that Matt took years ago now with his son Thor at the Udvar Hazy Air and Space Museum:


R2D2 hidden on the model.


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