14 June 2014

Man of Steel

Director: Zack Snyder
Studio: Warner Bros.
Released: 14th June 2013

VFX Supervisor: Ged Wright
VFX Producer: Rupert Porter

Krypton is dying. Superman’s father puts his baby son, KAL on a craft bound for earth. 30 years later, Zod and his cohorts arrive on earth looking for Superman. Their plan is to inhabit Planet Earth creating a new home for their race. They use terra-forming machines to try to change Earth’s gravity to that of Krypton. Superman must choose between saving mankind or Krypton…

Dneg worked on approximately 400 shots for Man of Steel’s third and final act. Our work included building (and destroying) Metropolis, designing and creating Zod’s armour, along with his terra-forming machine The World Engine, and the Superman vs. Zod Battle.



FX Guide – Man of Steel: VFX Milestones