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CLIP 6416

How to make a latex monster

How to make a latex monster

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Key Info
  • How to make a latex monster
  • Duration: 02:13
  • At the Millennium FX workshop, Neill Gorton explains that they can create anything from dinosaur heads to alien skins using latex and silicone. The material is highly elastic, making it possible to form into any shape and to realistically copy human skin. This BBC News clip is published as part of BBC News Online and was first broadcast on 18 March 2009. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Media Studies


    Production and Evaluation

  • Keywords: science fiction, monsters, prosthetic, fake, modelling, plastics, flexibility, crafts, design, art
Ideas for use in class
  • Introduces the work of a special effects studio. How have visual and special effects changed over the history of film and television production?
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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