11 January 2014

Les Miserables

Director: Tom Hooper
Studio: Universal Pictures
Released: 11th January 2013

Dneg VFX Supervisor: Richard Bain
Dneg VFX Producer: Kate Phillips
Dneg 2D Supe: Ian Simpson
Dneg FX Supe: Federico Frassinelli

In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker’s daughter. The decision changes their lives for ever.

DNeg worked on approximately 300 shots for Les Miserables, with our work consisting primarily of CG environments, CG Ships, Matte Paintings and Crowd Replication. Richard Bain was Dneg’s overall VFX Supervisor and Kate Phillips was VFX Producer on the show with Nathan McGuinness and Darcie Muangman, VFX Supe and Producer respectively, overseeing work in Singapore.


FX Guide – Making a Musical: Les Miserables


FX Guide – Making a Musical: Les Miserables