Weekly Film Focus: GODZILLA (1954).
biollante’s sprite is so cool
Japanese name: ビオランテ
Romanized name: Biorante
Species: Daikaijuu, Godzillasaurus/human/plant hybrid, mutant
Inspiration: Godzilla, H.P. Lovecraft, rose
From: Godzilla vs. Biollante
- At 220,000 tons, Biollante was the heaviest Toho monster to ever be seen on-screen. Her incarnation in Godzilla: Unleashed was even larger.
- Perfect Chaos from the Sonic the Hedgehog series resembles Biollante.
- Biollante’s wail can be heard in the 1984 film Sayonara Jupiter and Ring 2. Visual effects animator and supervisor Hajime Matsumoto worked on both Godzilla vs. Biollante and Ring 2.
Marker on paper, 30 x 32 inches
A field of dots made by placing a marker on a piece of paper and allowing the ink to bleed
Forms in Nature by Hilden Diaz is a light sculpture that casts shadows resembling tree branches on the surrounding walls.