SpeedTree at Sea

A top end-of-year oscar contenders, In The Heart of The Sea is making a splash at theatres today and features SpeedTree technology.  Although as the title suggests, much of the movie takes place in the oceans off the coast of South America,  Rodeo VFX used Academy Award winning SpeedTree Cinema for the moments when the besieged sailors find land.

Based on the book of the same name, this epic recounting of the story behind Moby Dick is helmed by director Ron Howard and stars hollywood heavywieghts Chris Hemsworth and Cillian Murphy.

Rodeo VFX has made extensive of SpeedTree in movies and television also includes Game of Thrones S4, Unbroken, Mirror Mirror, Jack and the Giant, and Birdman