Avatar: Creating The World Of Pandora, a special that goes behind-the-scenes of the technology used in James Cameron’s hit film Avatar, will air this Friday, January 22 at 7:30pm EST on Fox Movie Channel.
Encore presentations of the half-hour special will air through January and February; see full schedule here below.
You can also watch the special here below (it’s nearly 23 minutes long), but considering this is about the film’s groundbreaking special effects, you might want to take advantage of one of the airings on FMC (the video is not available online in high definition).
The creators of Avatar will share the artistry, technology and the extraordinary vision of the film with Fox Movie Channel viewers.
AVATAR: Creating the World of Pandora is a half hour special revealing the movie magic and new technologies created to produce James Cameron’s blockbuster film. After grossing over one billion dollars worldwide to date, the special unveils the technological advancements Cameron and his team conquered in order to capture the actor’s performances resulting in photo-realistic computer generated animated characters.
The show also reveals the painstaking detail needed to create the new world of Pandora, the advances of 3D technology brought to the big screen and artistry behind the sound design and music by Academy Award winning artists. The program is a must see event for fans of the film and everyone interested in the art of movie-making.
(All Times Eastern)
• Friday January 22 at 7:30pm
• Sunday January 24 at 7:30pm
• Saturday January 30 at 7:30pm
• Friday February 5 at 7:30pm
• Friday February 19 at 7:30pm
• Saturday February 20 at 9:30pm
• Sunday February 21 at 7:30pm
• Saturday February 27 at 7:30pm