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Title: Dawn of mankind
Post by: René on March 13, 2019, 02:48:48 PM
Out of the Cradle



Making of: https://vimeo.com/320630392
Title: Re: Dawn of mankind
Post by: sboerner on March 13, 2019, 04:22:07 PM
Impressive work! (Queueing Also sprach Zarathustra . . .)
Title: Re: Dawn of mankind
Post by: Dune on March 14, 2019, 07:01:26 AM
Incredible! Thanks for finding this, René. Very interesting stuff.
Title: Re: Dawn of mankind
Post by: EzequielR on March 15, 2019, 12:44:55 PM
How many work hours do you think went into creating this? I'm impressed.
Title: Re: Dawn of mankind
Post by: René on March 16, 2019, 11:20:04 AM
Impressive work! (Queueing Also sprach Zarathustra . . .)

You are referring to 2001 a space odyssey, I guess. I had to think about that too.
Title: Re: Dawn of mankind
Post by: René on March 16, 2019, 11:28:05 AM
I think they have gratefully used the reconstructions of Australopithecus by Jay Materness.
Title: Re: Dawn of mankind
Post by: sboerner on March 17, 2019, 01:04:05 AM
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You are referring to 2001 a space odyssey, I guess. I had to think about that too.

Yes - that still you posted from the film is the first thing that came to my mind. I recently watched it for the first time in a few years and am still impressed with that opening. We know those are actors in monkey suits but it still works surprisingly well.

Apologies for the digression.
Title: Re: Dawn of mankind
Post by: René on March 17, 2019, 07:51:28 AM
This movie is still one of my all-time favourites. I saw it the first time 51 years ago in 70mm when I was 14 years old, and I saw it again in cinema last year on celebration of the fiftieth anniversary, still razor sharp