Proud to present our work from the film "The Kid Who Would be King", directed by Joe Cornish. We combined 3D CGI with traditional 2D animation and vintage print styles to create the film's stunning animated prologue.

The Kid Who Would Be King (Prologue)

MORE

 

'The Kid Who Would Be King'

The Kid Who Would Be King is a 2019 fantasy adventure film written and directed by Joe Cornish. A British-American venture, the film stars Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Tom Taylor, Rebecca Ferguson, and Patrick Stewart. The plot follows a young boy who finds King Arthur's legendary sword Excalibur, and must then use it to stop an ancient enchantress from destroying the world. Glassworks were lucky enough to have the oportunity to create the animated prologue sequence.


CREDITS

Prologue Sequence:

Director: Javier Verdugo
Executive Producer: Duncan Buxton
Producer: Belén Palos
Production Coordinator: Sara Camacho Gutiérrez

3D Animation Lead:
Hugo García

3D Artists:
Abner Marin
Julio Lorenzo
Gergely Wootsch
Carlos Cortés
Marc Gual
Joan Guasch
Victor Vinyals
Kiko Navarro
Marco Rossi
Rob van den Bragt
Tiaan Franken
Pol Soler
Kornel Makarowicz

2D Animation Lead:
Pablo Navarro

2D Artists:
Javi Vaquero
Richard Anderson
Ezequiel Cruz
Guy Pérez
Jérémy Baudry
Amanda Garcia
Juliette Oberndorfer
Libardo Bohórquez
Luis Gaspardo
Macarena Ortega
Margarita Rojas
Marion Louw
Oscar Carambano
Pere Hernández
Toni Sala
Eva Puyuelo
Hugo Perdiz
Heidi Stohr
Bey Rodríguez

Digital Compositors:
Carlos de la Sotilla
Roberto Garcia
Dani López
Albert García
Karen Weiss

Flame:
Dani Granado

Colorist:
Pepin Pedraza

Making of by Maria Medinilla

Visual Effects By Glassworks
Executive Producer: Duncan Buxton
Producer: Joe Billington
Data wrangler: Martin Wheeler
Compositing Supervisor: Duncan Malcolm
Compositing Supervisor: Mark Harris

Visual Effects Artists:
Mark Harris
Davide Uccellani
Duncan Malcolm
Julian Johnson
Leanne Pletersky
Heriberto Penche
Richard Russell
Ephraim Mkwandu
Sacha Danjou
Stephanie Joy