Behind The Scenes

JURASSIC PARK T-Rex - Building an Animatronic Dinosaur

The Full-Size Animatronic T-Rex Puppet from JURASSIC PARK comes together at Stan Winston Studio in this 3 Part Behind-the-Scenes video.

Apr 6, 2013

FULL METAL T-REX

JURASSIC PARK's Full-Size Animatronic T-Rex Puppet comes together at Stan Winston Studio in this 3 PART Behind-the-Scenes video from the SWS Archives.

SWS Dinosaur Mechanics Tim Nordella, Evan Brainard and Richard Landon reveal the mechanical techniques and processes behind building one of the largest, most iconic characters in film history, detailing the key stages of creating the hydraulic metal skeleton that would bring T-Rex to life.

 

WATCH PART 1

 

WATCH PART 2

 

WATCH PART 3

 

More JURASSIC PARK stuff from Stan Winston School:

JURASSIC PARK - The Evolution of a Raptor Suit with John Rosengrant

JURASSIC PARK's T-REX - Sculpting a Full-Size Dinosaur

JURASSIC PARK - Animatronic T-Rex Rehearsal - On Set with Stan Winston

JURASSIC PARK'S SPITTER - Building the Animatronic Dilophosaurus Dinosaur Puppet

JURASSIC PARK's Brachiosaurus Animatronic Puppet Chewing Test