Rescue On MarsShort silent science fantasy epic by Hall Train…

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This film was inspired by Georges Méliès and created for the Hull and Train Exhibit’s Eyellusions Exhibition as part of a movie magic segment to explain to kids the technical and narrative developments in the earliest days of cinema.
Short silent science fantasy epic by Hall Train (Co-Writer, Co-Director, SPFX, Actor) and Alexandra Lemay (Co-Writer, Co-Director, SPFX, Actor) from 2015. Music by Gustav Holst and Men Without Hats.
Rescue On Mars
We had a lot of fun making this and hope it will inspire people to use more DIY SPFX in their projects. If you like practical FX and you don’t have time to watch the whole 10 min, start watching starting @8:54 for some cool making-of shots.