The ambitious project harnessed impressive set builds, including a to-scale ship and a 3,000 cubic metre water tank, as well as a cast of around 100 stunt men. MPC’s team, led by VFX wizard Franck Lambertz, collaborated on planning for the three day shoot and then completed the subsequent VFX over a four week schedule.
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With the idea and story finalized, the crew sets out to scout and shoot real footage that will later be composited in with the CGI work. They shot the footage over the course of three days and then completed the subsequent VFX over a four week schedule.