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Awardsline How ‘Dune’ Helmer Denis Villeneuve & Production Designer Patrice Vermette Went Back To The Past To Create The Future

The 100th episode of Deadline’s ‘Crew Call’ podcast focuses on the fifth collaboration between the filmmaker and PD as they took on Frank Herbert’s landmark sci-fi novel. The film’s visual effects supervisor provided a good rule of thumb for the duo: The more sets built, the more realistic the world — a mix of real environment and set extensions for the massive VFX shots.

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