This deluxe slipcased two-volume set is an insider's tour of twenty years of film-making magic at Weta Workshop and Weta Digital, the creative companies behind such celebrated films as The Lord of the Rings, Avatar, The Avengers, King Kong, District 9 and The Hobbit.
Brimming with never-before-published content, including concept designs, sketches, making of and behind-the-scenes imagery, along with interview material from cast and crew members, it is a stunning look at how the costumes, creatures and characters, weaponry, and visual effects are created for some of the world's most iconic films.
A director will have a vision in their head of the kind of movie they want to create but they always need great teams to realise that vision. This is what Weta Workshop and Weta Digital do.
Based in Wellington, New Zealand, these two companies, founded by Peter Jackson, Jamie Selkirk, Tania Rodger and Richard Taylor have been an integral part of some of the most ground-breaking and acclaimed movies of all time.
Such movies include:
To celebrate Weta's 20th Anniversary, we are giving away secret discount codes for purchases on our website.
Each customer who pre-orders The Art of Film Magic from wetaNZ.com gets a bonus reward.
A discount code worth 10, 15 or 20% is allocated and emailed to each customer when their book is dispatched from our warehouse.
Your code can be used on a future purchase from our site (excluding made-to-order and manual order items).
And on top of this, you also get your Weta Dollars!
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