Tuesday, February 27, 2024

The Next Best Picture Podcast – Interview With “Godzilla Minus One” Director, Writer & Visual Effects Supervisor Takashi Yamazaki

Godzilla Minus One” was one of 2023’s most surprising success stories. The film grossed over $105 million worldwide, becoming the highest-grossing Japanese “Godzilla” film of all time; it crossed over into the U.S., where it received an overwhelmingly positive response from critics and now has been nominated for an Oscar for Best Visual Effects making it the first film in the 70-year-old franchise to receive an Academy Award nomination. Director, Writer, and Visual Effects Supervisor Takashi Yamazaki was kind enough to spend some time speaking with us about the work that went into the visual effects, which you can listen to below. The film is now up for your consideration for the 96th Academy Awards and the Visual Effects Society, where it is nominated for Outstanding Animated Character In A Photoreal Feature. Thank you, and enjoy!

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Brendan Hodges
Brendan Hodges
Culture writer. Bylines at Roger Ebert, Vague Visages and The Metaplex. Lover of the B movie and prone to ramble about aspect ratios at parties.

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