MPC worked on the close-up scenes between main protagonist Conor O’Malley and the titular monster in A Monster Calls, modelling and adjusting the monster’s facial expressions and anatomy, as well as the environments for Conor’s neighbourhood and rooftop of his house.

A Monster Calls, directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, is based on the original novel written by Patrick Ness. It follows Conor’s (Lewis MacDougall) moving journey of dealing with his single mother’s terminal illness with the help of a tree monster. Watch the trailer here

MPC Montreal VFX supervisor Ferran Domenech oversaw the team’s work on more than 180 shots.

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