Forget Flying Pigs; How About Talking Ones?

Have you ever been curious about how filmmakers bring animals and creatures are portrayed in live action films? Animated creatures are much easier to come to life because they’re drawn or animated by skilled artists; but what about a live animal talking to a human?

In this vlog, I explore the three most common ways that animals are given a voice and portrayed in live action films. These three methods are used in many high budget films, but are also very doable for smaller budget films.

Take a look, and you just might realize how often we see these methods being creatively used in films.

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