Furious 7 VFX Breakdown by Weta Digital
Weta Digital – FURIOUS 7 FOLLOWS DOMINIC, BRIAN AND THE REST OF THEIR TEAM IN THEIR MOST GRAVITY-DEFYING AND EMOTIONAL ADVENTURE YET.
When Paul Walker tragically passed away halfway through filming Furious 7, Weta Digital were called upon to carry out the sensitive task of completing Paul’s performance. Relying on a combination of methods such as referencing previous footage, doing body scans of Paul’s brothers and some meticulous compositing, Weta Digital enabled Paul’s legacy to live on.
VFX SUPERVISORS: Joe Letteri, Martin Hill
ANIMATION SUPERVISOR: Daniel Barrett