Thursday, 26 December 2013

KUNG FURY



Kung Fury is a shortfilm in the making by my friend David Sandberg. I'll let the trailer speak for itself.

I had a blast making some props for it. mainly the costume and hammer of Thor, the god of thunder.


 Some quick sketches of the Thor costume.


I made two viking helmets for the film both based on cheap plastic helmets, I bulked Thor's helmet out with foam and cardboard, details where made in sculpey and  decorative pins. The whole thing was finished with filler, sanded and lastly cover with a layer of resin plastic for strength.

   

The helmet was spray painted with a bronze base,  and lightly with gold spray. The final patina was added by hand in several layers. The feathers on the wings are cardboard covered with a layer of plastic, surprisingly strong.

 The hammer was done with foam and MDF board. 

Finished costume (and excellent actor)-


3 comments:

  1. Beautiful props (love the moustache eye-pieces in the early version too) and the best trailer I think I have ever seen!

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  2. This segment in the trailer is what hooked me. Well done. Very well done.

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