Adorable video shows how Okja made its giant pig come to life

Adorable video shows how Okja made its giant pig come to life

November 12, 2017

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Netflix recently posted an awesome clip that gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the visual effects that went into bringing Okja to life—and boy did it take a ton of work.

The movie’s special effects team went to amazing lengths to help actor An Seo Hyun (who plays Mija, the movie’s protagonist) establish a believable relationship with her digital co-star Okja—a gigantic pig she befriends in the forest.

One lucky set worker donned a giant foam-covered suit, used on the set for practice hugs and cuddles by the tiny actor. There is nothing cuter than watching little An Seo Hyun run to the foam creation, affectionately named “stuffie,” and embrace it with a wide-toothed grin.

Check out a behind-the-scenes look here:

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