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That’s a Wrap!

On May 25, 2014, we began rolling cameras on the world’s first 3D found footage horror film. Two days later, six actors and twenty-seven crew members descended on a ranch 10 miles outside of Gonzales, Texas, and completely took it over for the next three weeks. We braved snakes, spiders, wasps, and billions of mosquitoes to make a film that we hope (and the footage seems to suggest) will go down in history.

Our final day of shooting began during a full moon on Friday the 13th and ended at 6:50 the following morning, when we finally shot our last frame:

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Now begins the long process of post production. We have 600 Gb of raw picture footage to review, over a dozen visual effects shots to render, and the all important sound to design, so that this time next year you’ll all be able to watch this in theaters and be as excited to see it as we’ve been making it.

We’ll continue to post videos and photos, so keep coming back for all the latest news and content.


Special Effects Take 2

Our practical effects teams returned to the set today to start shooting some of the really freaky shit that takes place at the end of the movie. We don’t want to give away too much, but here are a few stills from when the shit really hits the fan.

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Production Update: Week 2 Highlights

Week Two Highlights are here! Featuring calisthenics, dancing, donuts, brotherly moments, and more. Come watch what’s been going on behind the scenes.

Don’t forget to log in to see the 3D version.



VIPs On Set

If you’ve been paying attention at all (and especially if you’re part of the Twitterverse), you already know that FEARNet critic Scott Weinberg is playing himself in Found Footage 3D. And going into our third and final week, it was time to bring him onto Gonzales.

Here he is today, meeting our producer Kim Henkel, just moments before being called to set to shoot his first scene.

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On Thursday we’ll be killing Scott in glorious fashion. Stay tuned!


OMNIception Visits FF3D Set

Last Friday, OMNIception paid a visit to the set of Found Footage 3D with this nifty looking rig:

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What they’ve done is assemble 12 GoPros to get a complete spherical view of everything around the camera. This can be used not just for stills, but also to shoot entire scenes, and Found Footage 3D is one of the first to make use of this technology.

Log in to the Backstage area to see the OMNIception stills. The video will be available soon.


OMNIception/Oculus Rift Still

Last Friday, OMNIception paid a visit to the set of Found Footage 3D with their OmniView Explorer, a 3D GoPro rig that allows for immersive video experience.

Here’s a first look at the FF3D set with the OmniView Explorer. This is best viewed with an Oculus Rift VR Headset, but since most people don’t have those, you might try an iPhone or iPad, so you can put yourself in the middle and look around.

At some point we’ll have an actual scene to show you. Stay tuned.


Murder Blow

Our female lead got irritated with the photographer and decided to take matters into her own hands.

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Production Update: Week 1 Highlights

The first week of filming for Found Footage 3D was long and exciting, and now we’ve compiled some of our favorite moments for you guys to see. You’ll get an exclusive look at the cast and crew both on and off set.

Watch the 3D version here.