The robot effects were achieved with a rod puppetry techniques. See here[server now gone Aug ]. Part of SR’s theme is the relationship between Dern and his drones. On the ET ship the drone is getting closer and closer until finally it goes to the right room and opens the door. I don’t believe it would have been operational in this shot, as these tools are air powered [brand of air-tool not yet identified]. Judge Irving Hill of the U. Side view with scale. As the Drones are service robots, they are supposed to be capable of doing many things with their one arm.
See here[server now gone Aug ] Another unsung trivia nugget unearthed by greg moss. Notice general-purpose gripper in tool bay. Find out what the ship is like. It was a very cruel thing. No light, all black. Side view with scale. That impression stayed with me when it came time to cast the drones. You’re amazed and respectful at his adjustment.
That impression stayed with me when it came time to cast the drones. For those who don’t recognise the name, Eric Allard also built Johnny 5 for the movie “Short Circuit. I knew what I wanted. He tries to be absolutely cool and not make a noise and not do anything.
Greg Moss is a film school graduate with a background in directing music videos and is currently seeking representation as a screenwriter. Poor quality picture of Doug Turnbull with “Huey” in his office. A small continuity error. The Victoria Advocate, 4 Aug ].
They said we could use midgets, or children, but not amputees — we had to fight very hard for that. Thank you for creating it. Part of SR’s theme is the relationship between Dern and his drones. He’s killed three of his friends. Close-up of arc-welding attachment. I revisited the movie on YouTube! All double amputees, all very talented. The only way they could communicate was by yelling and banging each other on the shoulder.
One was a girl, one was a black kid from Watts who leaped off a moving train. Because the biggest structural problem that we found was that they had to be lightweight.
The liefforce effectors are interchangeable. Most noticeable during the game of poker when “Huey” look’s at his own cards and the lights turn on and off. It’s been difficult to find a good picture of this arm, but in this poor picture here you can see the similarities between it and the Drone arm.
You go back out and the door shuts and the electricity comes back on, and he wakes up a few minutes later with fresh air and everything. Mark Persons was my grandfather.
They were a great help. They could barely see. After quite a bit of research I managed to determine whether or not tilm grippers were custom built or commercially made. The grippers are B.
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The drones are constantly edtrait television pictures to the three little screens in the control room. You’re amazed and respectful at his adjustment. They are copied here for convenience. See here[server now gone Aug ] Another unsung trivia nugget unearthed by greg moss. Came across this site whilst looking for pics of the drones.
I decided to work with that human element.
It was a very cruel thing. The Drones contribute to that warmth.
He, the actor, was bored, so he tapped. Below is only one of them.
And the camera is just cruising around. Selectred transcript from “The Making of ‘Silent Running'”. Closer robotic performance was achieved via a high-tech version of Japanese Bunraku puppetry, performed from below by master puppeteer Bruce Schwartz. You hear someone turning the knob of the door. Douglas Trumbull with Drone 02, “Huey”, in his personal collection at the time. Unfortunately I’m in the UK so I may not get to attend if there is one.
How did they like the work? So he creates lireforce by reprogramming the drones. This movie is up there with the greats. Find out what the ship is like. They are stainless steel and have brass air-hose fittings. And not once did you feel horrified. For the operation, the arms were manipulated by off-camera crew, including Doug Trumbull himself. And one which I will be eternally grateful for.