J.J. Abrams is filming ‚Star Wars VII‘ these days. There’re a lots of rumours about the story and the new characters. I posted some leaked concept arts a short time ago. It will be interesting to see more. The look design of the Prequels was also very impressive, altough the first Trilogy were not so convincing as the original Trilogy.
Leaked Concept Art shows the damaged helmet of Darth Vader and a chrashed Tie Fighter. That increases the tension for the first trailer.
Short history of the steadicam – this revolutionary visual technique was invented in the 70’s. One of the first use of the steadicam-technique was for Kubrick’s Shining.
60 Behind the Scene Photos from classic movies, like Paths of Glory, Midnight Cowboy, Jaws, Raiders of the Lost Ark and Shawshank Redemption
This 20 minute BATMAN documentary shows a interesting view on the setting of the Film and the evolution of Batman.
Today marks the 25th Anniversary of Tim Burton’s BATMAN from 1989. Here is a collection of storyboard pictures by the artist David Russell, compared to the filmed shots.
Check out the great backgrounds from Kazuo Oga. I’m also curious about the latest (and unfortunately the last) movie of Hayao Miyazaki „The Wind Rises“.
The Wind Rises – Exclusive Official Western Trailer
The History of Cutting – have a look on the deeply interesting work of the Soviet silent filmmakers.
The final Trailer of the Apes-Saga is here. All Hail to Caesar!