‘Doctor Strange’ VFX Breakdown Released Online

A visual effects reel breaking down the composition of the stunning visual effects in Doctor Strange has been released on the web.


Framestore has released a visual effects reel breaking down the composition of the stunning psychedelic visual effects on display in Doctor Strange.

The reel takes you behind the scenes showcasing visual effects Framestore did for the film revealing the animation process behind the kaleidoscopic visuals, the creation of the digital doubles and astral forms of key characters, as well as the animations of the magical weapons they used in battle and even the process behind the Cloak of Levitation.

You can watch the VFX breakdown below.

The film stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins, Mads Mikkelsen, and Tilda Swinton.

Marvel’s Doctor Strange follows the story of the talented neurosurgeon Doctor Stephen Strange who, after a tragic car accident, must put ego aside and learn the secrets of a hidden world of mysticism and alternate dimensions. Based in New York City’s Greenwich Village, Doctor Strange must act as an intermediary between the real world and what lies beyond, utilizing a vast array of metaphysical abilities and artifacts to protect the Marvel cinematic universe.

Doctor Strange lands on 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, and DVD today. The film is also available in Digital HD on streaming VOD services.

Source: Framestore

Michael Mistroff

Michael Mistroff

News Editor, Film/TV Reporter at Heroic Hollywood.