Denis Villeneuve’s interpretation of the classic 1965 Frank Herbert novel will see Dune adapted to the big screen using ground-breaking artificial backdrops to bring Dune’s feudal interstellar society to life.
At the forefront of the film’s technology is DNEG, a London-based VFX house whose virtual production credits already included Interstellar and First Man – for which it received Academy Awards.
Driven by the impact of Covid-19, DNEG is continuing to develop through exciting partnerships. With Dimension, Unreal Engine, Arri, Mo-Sys, 80six, Roe and Brompton Technology, DNEG is shooting a proof-of-concept virtual production test, led by creative director Paul Franklin.
Head to DNEG here to learn more about the collaboration, go behind the scenes at the test shoot and even get a sneak peek at some final footage captured during the test.