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Learn how Dreamworks created Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken in our interview with director Kirk DeMicco and producer Kelly Cooney Cilella. In this animated feature, we follow Ruby, a young teenager with a secret: she’s a kraken!
The team told us about the secrets behind the main characters, how Ruby was animated, how to choreograph an epic Kaiju fight, and more!
00:00 – Intro
00:09 – Cinematography & scale
00:52 – Ruby : rig & animation
02:26 – Horror movie ?
03:11 – story & Chelsea / character design
03:58 – cinematography of a Kaiju fight, previs
06:20 – THAT sequence
07:12 – Oceanside – city & production design
08:37 – Fary Pearl, co-director