Colorist Maxine Gervais and director Guillermo del Toro talk to ICG Magazine about the bold colors and new workflow that went into making their summer action film Pacific Rim.
Says del Toro, "I was working with Maxine for weeks and we quickly established a common language that maximized the nature of the colors and depth of blacks I wanted. We were seeking a very strong, graphic look, almost painterly. By the end of the process, Maxine and I had developed almost instant communication. The color coding of the film is very strong and specific and we achieved it thoroughly.”
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