Practical special effects in low-budget filmmaking

Group tutor: Neil Corbould

Participants of the Film Spring Open Workshop 2018 had an opportunity to learn from one of the top special effects specialist in the world. Neil Corbould, the recipient of four BAFTA awards (8 BAFTA nominations) and two Academy Awards (5 Oscar nominations) came to Krakow to tutor the group of practical special effects in low-budget filmmaking.
Neil Corbould and Sławomir Idziak on the workshop’s filming set.

He shared his immense knowledge during both the practical and theoretical classes. Most of the tutoring took place on the film set organized at the venue, which provided real-life working experience for the participants.

Neil Corbould. Fot. Filip Błażejowski

Neil Corbould – special effects supervisor best known for his work on Gladiator, Saving Private Ryan, Black Hawk Down, Gravity. His outstanding contribution has been recognized with two OSCARs and four BAFTA awards.