FORD V FERRARI: Olivier Dumont - Overall VFX Supervisor - Method Studios. He then worked on THE NEW MUTANTS. How did you and Method Studios get involved on this show? I was coming from THE NEW MUTANTS and met with Joe Conmy (Senior Vice President Visual Effects) and then James Mangold.
How was the collaboration with director James Mangold? That was great, Jim is very savvy in all departments and likes to know what is happening but as soon as he trusts you, you are pretty much free to do what you think is good for the movie. Then comes the continuity, our job was also to help the editorial department cut things together that sometimes were not meant to, like re-skinning or adding cars to make the edit work between shots. We also used that vehicle to mount the 360o cameras to capture….