An encore presentation of a program that will be presented in Los Angeles on December 9 by the Academy’s Science and Technology Council.
It's a fresh take on a familiar film!
Oscar-winning visual effects supervisor Craig Barron and
Oscar-winning sound designer Ben Burtt reveal the unique photographic
and sound effects used in creating Frank Capra’s quintessential
holiday favorite "It’s a Wonderful Life." The program
will examine classic studio production methods, the use of matte
paintings in key scenes, and the origins of the film’s sound
effects. The event will feature an introduction
by Karolyn Grimes (Zuzu Bailey) with a big-screen showing of a newly struck
print of the film from the Academy Film Archive. Read more.