The secrets behind Moana's water VFX

Disney Animation may be best known for its legendary animators and much-loved animated films, but within the computer graphics community, the studio is also heralded for technical innovations. New tools developed for the effects in upcoming film Moana are once again pushing the state of the art. 

"Kyle and I were both on Big Hero 6," says technical supervisor Hank Driskill, referring to visual effects supervisor Kyle Odermatt. "We thought of that as an effects movie because 46 percent of that movie had effects. But 80 per cent of Moana has effects," Hank reveals.  

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