STEP 1 -  3D PRINTING

UPDATE #6

Shooting test footage.

UPDATE #10

STEP 2 - INSTALLING ANIMATRONICS


‚ÄčANOC productions is in early pre-production of the new sci fi film, "The Day They Arrived". Updates to follow....

STEP 4 - ASSEMBLY #2

Storyboards. Yes, they are very rudimentary.... but the only intent is to convey to the cast and crew what the shots are.

UPDATE #9  

UPDATE #1

Building UFO's and robots.

Building an army of robots, animatronics, cranes etc.

UPDATE #7

Wardrobe. Costume tests. How much to weather the costume? With or without red scarf? Soaked the costume in tea to give it a base beige color. Dipped tips of the costume in coffee to let the coffee naturally soak up into the costume thus creating streaks that look like dirt.

CONCEPT ART

UPDATE #4

Location scouting.

Creating giant robots.

STEP 2 - LAYER SECTIONS TO BE CUT

UPDATE #2

STEP 1 - 3D MODEL

STEP 4 - 3D PRINTED UFO

The Film:        

UPDATE #3

Concept trailer 1

Creating the alien child.

BEHIND THE SCENES #1 - Shooting "The Day They Arrive" in the Southern California desert (where they filmed Star Wars, Jumanji etc.) 

UPDATE #8

Concept trailer 2

Creating concept trailers and shooting test footage.

STEP 3 - PRINT OUT SMALL SECTIONS

UPDATE #5

BEHIND THE SCENES #2 - As with any film shoot there's always a story to tell behind the scenes.... from questionable food (at rest stops) to cars getting stuck in the sand to a dead body to border patrol investigating the film shoot (in helicopters) because the actor is on the actual California / Mexico border with "questionable clothing".  

STEP 3 - ASSEMBLY #1

STEP 5 - FINAL SEEKER ROBOT