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Good Omens

The Model Unit is very pleased to have been involved in the effects for the forthcoming Amazon Prime / BBC Studios production of Good Omens, due to air in 2019.

Having worked with us previously on the Cold War episode of Doctor Who, director Douglas Mackinnon was keen for us to get involved in a couple of sequences for Good Omens too.

We’re not at liberty to divulge exactly what it is we provided at this stage, but the teaser trailer is available to watch online here:

Doctor Who Series 10

We are delighted to reveal that we have been involved in an episode of the new series of Doctor Who, allowing us to continue our run of having worked with each of the four actors playing the Doctor since the show returned to our screens in 2005.

We’re not at liberty to discuss the details of our sequence just yet, but there is a glimpse in the series 10 teaser trailer:

UPDATE: you can now read all about our work on Thin Ice in our feature post here.

BAFTA Guru | In Focus – Visual Effects Vol 2

The second BAFTA Guru interview on VFX, with contributions from Model Unit Supervisor Mike Tucker, is now live on the BAFTA Guru website, and on YouTube.

Hear from the visual effects experts behind AvatarThe Hobbit: Desolation of SmaugIron Man, Doctor Who and Sherlock on how they bring the impossible to life on screen, how technology has changed the visual effects process and how beginners can get their start in the industry.

RTS-nominated

With The Model Unit nominated for an RTS Craft Award, here are some images from our projects which were nominated in previous years…