This A Cinematic Journey Through Visual Effects video also includes:
George Méliès realized in the early days of cinema that, "Films have the ability to capture dreams." From classic movies like A Trip to the Moon, The Lost World, and Metropolis, to more modern marvels like Blade Runner, Jurassic Park, and Avatar, visual effects have been making the impossible a reality for over 100 years. This video provides a brief, but interesting look at the evolution of motion pictures, great for a film studies or computer graphics class.
- Includes examples of a variety of different visual effects techniques
- Provides multiple choice and free-response questions to guide class discussions
- Requires the teacher to develop specific learning objectives related to the content of the video