When a notorious criminal is forced to return to London, it gives a detective one last chance to take down the man he’s always been after. Welcome to the Punch is a British thriller scheduled for a 2013 release. Written and directed by Eran Creevy, with executive producer Ridley Scott, the film stars award-winning actors James McAvoy, Mark Strong, and Andrea Riseborough.
The Brewery were tasked with creating a barrage of destruction for the film’s closing scenes. Cg bullet hits, gunfire and explosions were added to an already action packed final showdown. VFX supervisor Gus Martinez worked with special FX company Artem on second unit shoot that featured a house explosion, slow motion bullet hits and blood fx.
In addition to the shoot out the Brewery provided matte painting and cg set extensions for a number of scenes set within the mountains of Iceland and the docks of London.