Star Wars: The Last Jedi has been nominated for four Academy Awards this year, including one for Best Visual Effects. These nominations are well-deserved recognitions for jobs really well done. Team members from all over ILM’s Art Department worked tirelessly over the past few years to make realistic and believable CGI creatures, alien environments, and vehicles that blended seamlessly with the live-action shots. Now the special effects house have released two new visual effects reels that show off the incredibly detailed and extensive work they did on the latest Star Wars saga film. Check out The Last Jedi‘s latest ILM visual effects reels after the jump!
Take a look behind the magic at the Oscar nominated Visual Effects of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. In this clip we follow the rebels to Crait for a showdown with the First Order.
Take a look behind the magic at the Oscar nominated Visual Effects of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. In this clip we get a closer look at the motion capture performance by Andy Serkis and the incredible work by ILM Artists to bring Snoke to life.
Here’s a few captures of this stunning layer-by-layer demonstration showcasing the effects crafted for the Battle of Crait and Creating Snoke. Are you rooting for The Last Jedi to win at the 90th Academy Awards on Sunday, March 4, 2018? We sure are….
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