12157

Building Sci-Fi Moviescapes: The Science Behind The Fiction

This is the definitive guide to the imagined aesthetics of the future, taking you on the ultimate tour of the science fiction universe. Journey from the 1980s’ sci-fi, the dawn of the ‘digital age’, through revolutionary CG blockbusters, to the new era of ‘digital backlot’ productions. Key creative personnel behind these movies reveal how they created such visionary city and space-scapes, through original interviews and stunning, previously unpublished concept drawings and production stills. Building Sci-Fi Moviescapes features: Blade Runner, Tron, Dune, Brazil, Batman, Patlabor, Total Recall, Alien3, Memories, The City of Lost Children, Johnny Mnemonic, The Fifth Element, Starship Troopers, Dark City, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, A.I. Articical Intelligence, Metropolis, Minority Report, Solaris, Code 46, The Matrix Revolutions, Wonderful Days, Natural City, i, Robot, Appleseed, Immortal, Casshern, City Captain and the World of Tomorrow, 2046, Innocence: Ghost in the Shell 2.

Text: Hanson Matt. cm 23×26; pp. 176; paperback. Publisher: RotoVision SA, Hove, 2005.

ISBN: 9782880467876| 288046787X
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This is the definitive guide to the imagined aesthetics of the future, taking you on the ultimate tour of the science fiction universe. Journey from the 1980s’ sci-fi, the dawn of the ‘digital age’, through revolutionary CG blockbusters, to the new era of ‘digital backlot’ productions. Key creative personnel behind these movies reveal how they created such visionary city and space-scapes, through original interviews and stunning, previously unpublished concept drawings and production stills. Building Sci-Fi Moviescapes features: Blade Runner, Tron, Dune, Brazil, Batman, Patlabor, Total Recall, Alien3, Memories, The City of Lost Children, Johnny Mnemonic, The Fifth Element, Starship Troopers, Dark City, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, A.I. Articical Intelligence, Metropolis, Minority Report, Solaris, Code 46, The Matrix Revolutions, Wonderful Days, Natural City, i, Robot, Appleseed, Immortal, Casshern, City Captain and the World of Tomorrow, 2046, Innocence: Ghost in the Shell 2.