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We were involved in the rebirth of one of the most beloved British comedy series, Red Dwarf! Missiles, Spaceships and Explosions were the order of the day on this Grant Naylor production for UKTV channel Dave.

We were required to marry our CG animation and visual effects to the classic Red Dwarf practical model shots and special effects done by Bill Pearson and his team. We built our CG models to the same level of detail as the finely crafted physical models that were used in the film and produced some seamless effects, going beyond anything seen in Red Dwarf before!

The Visual Effects were carried out under David Parvin of Two Rivers Partnership who was Visual Effects Supervisor on our shots.  Deane Thrussell was Director of Photography for the 2nd Model Unit.

CREDITS

Full cast/crew list can be viewed on IMDB.com

CAST

Chris Barrie – Rimmer
Craig Charles – Lister
Danny John-Jules – Cat
Robert Llewellyn – Kryten

CREW

Executive Producer – Charles Armitage
Line Producer – David Mason
Co-Producer – Richard Naylor
Executive Producer – Doug Naylor

Original Music – Howard Goodall
Cinematography – Andy Martin
Film Editing – Nick Ames
Casting – Linda Glover
Production Design – Michael Ralph
Art Direction – Richard Field
Costume Design – Howard Burden

Model work – William Pearson

Director of Photography, 1st Model Unit – Peter Talbot
Director of Photography, 2nd Model Unit – Deane Thrussell
Visual Effects Supervisor – David Parvin
Visual Effects – Jonathan Lax
Visual Effects – Ben Simonds

Producer – Roopesh Parekh
Written and Directed by Doug Naylor

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