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Capturing Avatar (2010)

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Video | 98 min | Documentary

James Cameron always had an intense interest in the woods and the dwellers that might live within them. He wanted to delve deeply into the world of visual effects and what could be accomplished or even tried. There are four parts that ...See moreJames Cameron always had an intense interest in the woods and the dwellers that might live within them. He wanted to delve deeply into the world of visual effects and what could be accomplished or even tried. There are four parts that capture this documentary in all of its areas of creation. Part One - (27:08); Part Two - (27:18); Part Three - (24:07); and Part Four - (19:52) Written by Michael of lillym_325@yahoo.com See less
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Nov 16, 2010 (United States)

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James Cameron
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Jon Landau
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James Gianopulos
Self - Co-Chairman and CEO, Fox Filmed Entertainment Self - Co-Chairman and CEO, Fox Filmed Entertainment   See fewer
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Yuri Bartoli
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Neville Page
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Christopher Swift
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Jordu Schell
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Stan Winston
Self - Stan Winston Studios Self - Stan Winston Studios   See fewer
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John Rosengrant
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Robert Legato
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Glenn Derry
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Josh McLaglen
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Matt Madden
Self - Giant Studios Performance Capture Supervisor (as Matthew Madden) Self - Giant Studios Performance Capture Supervisor (as Matthew Madden)   See fewer
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Robert Stromberg
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Rick Carter
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Ryan Church
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Dylan Cole
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Jodie S. Holt
Self - Botany Consultant (as Dr. Jodie S. Holt) Self - Botany Consultant (as Dr. Jodie S. Holt)   See fewer
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Joe Letteri
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Richard Taylor
Self - Conceptual Design, Costume and Specialty Props Self - Conceptual Design, Costume and Specialty Props   See fewer
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Mayes C. Rubeo
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Deborah Lynn Scott
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John Harding
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Margery Simkin
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Sam Worthington
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Zoe Saldana
Self - 'Neytiri' (as Zoë Saldana) Self - 'Neytiri' (as Zoë Saldana)   See fewer
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Paul R. Frommer
Self - Creator of Na'vi Language (as Paul Frommer Ph. D.) Self - Creator of Na'vi Language (as Paul Frommer Ph. D.)   See fewer
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Laz Alonso
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Joel David Moore
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Sigourney Weaver
Self - 'Dr. Grace Augustine' Self - 'Dr. Grace Augustine'   See fewer
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Joseph C. Pepe
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John David Cameron
Self - Military Trainer Self - Military Trainer   See fewer
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Terry Notary
Self - Na'vi Movement Coach Self - Na'vi Movement Coach   See fewer
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Lula Washington
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Garrett Warren
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Van Webster
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Carla Meyer
Self - Dialect Coach Self - Dialect Coach   See fewer
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Richard Baneham
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Robert C. Powers
Self - Virtual Environment Supervisor (as Rob Powers) Self - Virtual Environment Supervisor (as Rob Powers)   See fewer
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Wes Studi
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CCH Pounder
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Stephen E. Rivkin
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John Refoua
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Ben Procter
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James Clyne
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TyRuben Ellingson
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Kim Sinclair
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Neil Kirkland
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Matt Gerald
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Giovanni Ribisi
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Stephen Lang
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Allan Poppleton
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Kevin LaRosa
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Michelle Rodriguez
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Vince Pace
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Mauro Fiore
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Dileep Rao
Self - 'Dr. Max Patel' Self - 'Dr. Max Patel'   See fewer
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Steve Ingram
Self - Special Effects Coordinator Self - Special Effects Coordinator   See fewer
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Nolan Murtha
Self - Digital Effects Supervisor Self - Digital Effects Supervisor   See fewer
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Andrew R. Jones
Self - Animation Supervisor Self - Animation Supervisor   See fewer
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Guy Williams
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Jeff Unay
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Stephen Rosenbaum
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Erik Winquist
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Eric Saindon
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James Horner
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Clydene Jackson
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Terry Wood
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Geoff Burdick
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Daniel Bess
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Yunjin Kim
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Timothy Carhart
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7.9 / 10 | 72 votes