The Nutcracker And The Four Realms VFX breakdown By MPC.Lead by overall VFX Supervisor Max Wood and MPC VFX Supervisor Richard Clegg, MPC’s artists crafted more than 1000 shots for Disney’s “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms.” The scope of the work was wide-ranging, from CG environments including palaces, forests and rivers, to large-scale FX work and extensive digital character builds and animation
MPC worked on around 1000 of the 1150 shots in the movie.
The biggest of which are:
Clara enters the Christmas tree forest and meets Mouserinks.
Clara being chased by the Mouse king. All exterior shots of the palace, waterfalls and wide shots of the realms. The scenes inside the engine room.
Clara and Sugarplum inside the Clockroom. All shots of Mouserinks, the Polichinelles, Motherginger’s Marionette and the Tin soldiers