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Dennis Muren: Digital Visual Effects Give You Flexibility, But Make a Model First

Industrial Light & Magic’s Dennis Muren—an 8-time Oscar® winner—has created effects for more classics than we can count: Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, Jurassic Park, War of the Worlds, Terminator 2, E.T.... so when he warns against the dangers of CGI not looking real, budding effects makers should listen.

Want to hear more sides of the film vs. digital debate? We’ve got 23 videos and counting in the Side Swipes archive.

Side By Side is now playing on nationwide VOD, iTunes, Amazon and Vudu. The film is now in theaters in LA and Boston, and opens in NYC on August 31; more cities will follow in the weeks to come. Find out how and where you can watch it!

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