211 posts tagged behind the scenes
NOAH: ARK FEATURETTE
Paramount released this behind the scenes production video of Darren Aronofsky’s biblical epic Noah, starring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, and a bunch of animals. The video shows what went into the construction of the daunting ark, and hallelujah; it turns out that instructions lifted from actual biblical text were good enough.
ARCADE FIRE & OWEN PALLETT SCORING SPIKE JONZE’S HER
One of the things that made Spike Jonze’s Her so memorable was the unforgettable score from Canadian rock band Arcade Fire and composter Owen Pallett. Check out this behind the scenes video of the musicians’ collaboration with Jonze in creating the film’s atmospheric soundtrack.
RENOWNED FILM DIRECTOR WES ANDERSON SHOOTS IN ZUBROWKA
Three-time Academy Award nominee Wes Anderson brings his directing expertise to the mountains of Nebelsbad for his latest film. Wes will use several techniques to convey the three separate time periods that the movie spans, utilizing his unique artistic approach to capture the heart of old Zubrowka.
Chris Evans, behind the scenes on the set of Captain America: The Winter Soldier (x)
In 1978, when director Martin Scorsese was at an all-time low due to a near overdose resulting from an addiction to cocaine, actor Robert De Niro visited him at the hospital and told him that he had to clean himself up and make this movie about a boxer (which ended up being the film Raging Bull). At first, Scorsese refused (he didn’t like sports movies anyway), but due to De Niro’s persistence, he eventually gave in. Many claim (including Scorsese) that De Niro saved Scorsese’s life by getting him back into work (x).
BEHIND THE SCENES ON THE WOLF OF WALL STREET
Check out this behind the scenes video of the making of Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie and Matthew McConaughey.
Writer/director Gareth Evans and Iko Uwais, behind the scenes on the set of The Raid 2: Berandal
BEHIND THE MAGIC: THE VISUAL EFFECTS OF PACIFIC RIM
It took a great deal of behind the scenes juju to craft Guillermo del Toro’s giant robot/monster movie Pacific Rim, and thanks to visual effects studio Industrial Light and Magic, those Jaegers looked like they were really kicking some Kaiju ass. Check out this video from ILM detailing some of the hard work that went into creating this world of monster mischief and mayhem.
THE SOUND OF INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS
The Soundworks Collection gives us a behind the scenes look at how the Coen brothers’ new feature Inside Llewyn Davis came together, featuring interviews from production mixer Peter Kurland, legendary music producer T-Bone Burnett and re-recording mixer Greg Orloff.