Class Clips is changing
We will be introducing the new Knowledge and Learning Beta website over the coming months. Clips for use in the classroom are now available on your phone, tablet or PC.


Alternatively, you can still browse or search by keyword or clip number on this site.

CLIP 6416

How to make a latex monster

How to make a latex monster
Play

Did you know?

All Class Clips content is available to watch on mobile, tablet and desktop devices on our new Knowledge & Learning BETA website.

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

       Topic:

    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

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.