“The Legend of Longwood” – Feature Film
Holland Harbour | Grand Pictures
THE LEGEND OF LONGWOOD | VFX
…some of the ingredients going into the exciting children’s fanatasy adventure “The Legend of Longwood”. The story follows the adventures of MICKEY MILLER, a single minded young American girl who is dragged from the bustle of New York City to a remote corner of Ireland where she finds the people swamped by the curse of a Black Knight seeking redemption. It is Mickey’s destiny to free these people from this curse and in doing so she goes on a thrilling adventure of mysterious happenings and challenging feats where she must overcome ruthless enemies as well as her own denial about her past.
FBB Film created all VFX shots including fire and smoke sequences as well as tackling very challenging tracking shots in this exciting Dutch-Irish-German Coproduction.
Starting with classic wire removal and tracking, FBB Film prepared and enhanced many of the shots with matte paintings, roto and paint fixes.Raising the bar in digital tracking, our studio developed techniques to solve tracking, moving and folding paper with challenging onset footage. The design choices for the title sequence used elements of digital cloth simulation and compositing which echoed the story’s plot points.