THE MASTER OF SPECIAL EFFECTS
Segundo de Chomón (1871 – 1929) was a pioneering Spanish silent film director, cinematographer, screenwriter and lighting and photography technician, celebrated for his astounding special effects.
He was an early innovator of fantasy and animated films, and one of the most influential and fascinating personalities of the first thirty years of the history of the cinema, working alongside some of the major European directors and production companies of the period.
The flip book comes with an Augmented Reality feature, that you can visualize when scanning the front cover with your smartphone or tablet: a 3 minutes mini-documentary about Chomón's life, his background and his most outstanding work. To access the AR content, simply scan the QR code included on the slipcase, install the Artivive App, open it and view the flip book on your screen.
135gr • 12 x 5 x 2cm • 240 pages
Paper: Semi-matte coated 170 gr
Micro-documentary: 2 minutes / English