We’ve got hold of an exclusive behind-the-scenes featurette from Zack Snyder’s ‘Man Of Steel’, out on home release 2 December 2013, showing just how those folks in the visual effects team created Superman’s dying homeworld of Krypton.
Watch it above, exclusive to Yahoo Movies UK.
“A lot of [Krypton] is very heavy metal inspired,” Visual Effects Supervisor John “DJ” DesJardin tells us. “I think that’s what I always saw when I was looking at the concepts and trying to flesh out the world.”
“Some of the sketches were a little greenish. But Zack said we wanted to stay away from the idea that the land itself was Kryptonite,” he says.”
“So we realised very quickly, ‘Why don’t we take away the super alien look – that made it almost like The Christmas Planet with the reds and greens – and make it look a little a little more normal, and Earth-like.’ You’ve still got these weird cities, and you’ve got this real organic building Read More »from Man Of Steel: The creation and destruction of Krypton (exclusive)