Fluid Movies

2015 Showreel
Fluid Perspectives II

The 2015 showreel was primarily shot digitally with a film section in the middle. it contains some of the raw material used in The Fountain, Tree of Life and recent commercials

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2009 Showreel
Fluid Perspectives I

The Fluid Perspectives showreel from 2009 contains material principally shot on film, including IMAX 15/70, 8/70, and 35mm, with music by Ian Sanderson.

Fluid Movies
Film Projects

“He didn’t want to use computer graphics.
He wanted visual effects to be timeless

Jeremy Dawson - VFX Designer - The Fountain

Fluid Movies
Film Projects

“We saw beautifully vibrant and active reactions that look
remarkably like deep space photography we’ve seen from NASA.

Dan Schrecker - VFX Supervisor - The Fountain

Fluid Movies
Film Projects

“…when Darren had rewritten the script and we were going back in to Warner Bros saying we wanted to make this movie again, Jeff Robinoff told us then that one of the reasons why he’s kept this film alive all this time was in part because of the Parks footage.”
Eric Watson - Producer - The Fountain

Fluid Movies
Film Projects

“Everything in space is organic. I was searching for a guy who
could do something that abstract and we found Image Quest 3D”
Darren Aronofsky - Director - The Fountain

Fluid Movies
Film Projects

“Parks was one of the reasons Warner Bros. greenlit the movie. When Jeff Robinov saw the
test footage we did with Image Quest, I think he got a sense of how unusual this film could be

Darren Aronofsky - Director

The Fountain
Warner Brothers
Director - Darren Aronofsky

Chris and Peter Parks were commissioned by director Darren Aronofsky to produce their special brand of organic fluid effects. In order to make his vision of space timeless, Aronofsky steered clear of traditional computer graphics and instead shot with Chris and Peter over a period of 8 weeks to produce something that was unique and would not age.

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Follow the links below for more information about 'The Fountain' and our unique effects.

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The Fountain VFX

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The Fountain Trailer

The Tree of Life
Fox Searchlight
Director - Terrence Malick

In the 1980's, when Terrence was in the early stages of planning his epic film, he approached Peter Parks to shoot some marine imagery. 30 years later once principal photography was under way he got in contact with Chris to shoot some abstract imagery for the 'Life before birth' and 'Universe before the big bang' sequences.

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Follow the links below for more information about 'The Tree of Life.’

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Two Ways Through Life