“Rogue,” “Allied,” “Strange” & “Beasts” VFX Reels

The Oscars are handed out next weekend with one of the key ones being visual effects. In the lead up to the nominations being announced, several serious contenders assembled lengthy reels showcasing the visual effects work done on said projects.

In the past few days, quite a few of those have gone online. From the recreation of a 1920s New York with magical elements in “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” to the spaceship battles of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”. From the bending of time and space in “Doctor Strange” to a trip back to World War Two in “Allied”. These reels showcase some mighty impressive work and are worth a look: