Lion’s Return is a live action Overwatch cinematic short film by Think Big Studios based on the original game characters of the Overwatch video game by Blizzard Entertainment. It tells a fan’s interpretation of how Reinhardt was introduced into the current story world of the game. Reinhardt’s character map Eichenwalde is the setting of the events. The narrative pick up and incorporate elements, memes and scenes of the Overwatch story world and their characters.
Produced by Think Big Studioshttps://www.instagram.com/t...
Directed by Thomas Berneckerhttps://www.instagram.com/t...
Tracer - Amy Nickell (https://www.instagram.com/s...
Soldier76 - Thomas Geerlings (https://www.instagram.com/g...
Reinhardt - Vittorio Pirbazari (https://www.instagram.com/v...
Brigitte - Felicitas Franz (https://www.instagram.com/f...
Widowmaker - ShiSha Rainbow (https://www.instagram.com/s...
Reaper - Michael Tschida (https://www.instagram.com/m...
D.Va - Calssara (https://www.instagram.com/c...
Sombra - Chiaro Cosplay (https://www.instagram.com/c...
Mercy - Liechee Cosplay (https://www.instagram.com/l...
Jack Morrison - Hartigan Cosplay (https://www.instagram.com/h...
Director - Thomas Bernecker
Assistant of the Director - Puyan Ataherian
Screenwriter - Florian Müßener
Director of Photography - Hans Häßler
1st Assistant Camera - Tim Natho
Director of Photography (second unit) - André Schlabitz
1st Assistant Camera (second unit) - Bastian Köhn
Gaffer - André Schlabitz
Best Boy - Rainer Wollsiefen
Electrician - Ulrich Felsmann
Producer - Thomas Bernecker
Executive Producer - Florian Müßener
Production manager - Puyan Ataherian
Editor and Colorist - Sebastian Schanz
Senior VFX / 3D-Artist - Sascha Schrenk
VFX / 3D-Artist - Valentin Lethen
VFX-Artist & Rotoscoping - Roshana Delwala
Rotoscoping - Lucid Media Pvt. ltd
3D-Artist - Rumen Petrov
3D-Artist - Güneş Öztogay
3D-Character Rigger - Shubham Bhardwaj
Making of camera - Eric Rülicke
Set photographer - Jérôme Gras
Drone operator - Dominik Lehmann
Head of creative departments - ShiSha Rainbow
Make-up artist - Ella Richert
Make-up artist - Klavier's Cosworx
Wardrobe - Désirée Heßling
Costume designer - Innøcent Sigh
Costume designer - Bernise
Costume designer assistant - Janick Häusler
Costume designer assistant - Bige Patoglu
Prop builder - Hartigan Cosplay
Prop builder - Random Design
Set decorator - Nikolas Kardinal
Set decorator - Amelie Thomas
Illustrator - Regina Reidinger (NinjaSpoi)
Base wigs sponsored by Arda Wigs
Tracer - Amy Nickell
Soldier76 - Gianni Matragrano
Reinhardt - Ryan D. Edwards
Brigitte - Allanah Fitzgerald
Reaper - Gianni Matragrano
Widowmaker - Allanah Fitzgerald
D.Va - ChloeCanary
Sombra - ShiSha Rainbow
Chaussee Soundvision GmbH
ADR recording - Jef Van Even
Trainee - Melis Sarikaya
AUBE Production Ltd.
Sound designer, mixer and editor - Angel Ignace
Sound designer, mixer and editor - Clément Ignace
Sound designer, mixer and editor - Patrick Ruane
Soundtrack by Yannick 'GoldenZen' Zenhäusernhttps://itunes.apple.com/al...
// Directed by Thomas Bernecker
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// Produced by Think Big Studios
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// Creative Design by ShiSha Rainbow
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YOUTUBE - https://www.youtube.com/shi...
// Filmed completely in Germany
National park city Heimbach (North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Braunfels castle (Hesse, Germany)
Eberbach Monastery (Hesse, Germany)
Hunting Castle Stift Ennenbach (North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Atelier ShiSha Rainbow (Berlin, Germany)
// You want to support us? 🧞
To refund the spent money from our OVERWATCH film and invest it in our next movie HARLEY QUINN (original comic release), you can support us with a donation via PayPal or buy the costumes from the movie.
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This film was independently produced and is strictly for exhibition. Not for profit. All characters and associated names and references are copyright and trademark of Blizzard Entertainment.