Masterclass || John Mathieson - Filming Battle Scenes with Ridley Scott
Welcome to our masterclass series. In this video, John Mathieson retrospectively shares his tips and advice for shooting battle scenes on big budget films. This discussion is highlighted by looking at three collaborations with visionary director Ridley Scott: Gladiator (2000) Robin Hood (2011) and Kingdom of Heaven (2005).
Case Study || John Mathieson - X Men: First Class (2011)
In the build up to the release of X-Men: Apocalypse, we share our interview with John Mathieson who talks to us about the various special effects shots used on X-Men: First Class. From practical effects such as Jennifer Lawrence's blue skin and scales to CGI and set builds.