The filmmaking team at Red Giant have been creating great short films for the last few years, all of which have sort of served as a proving ground for the software, plug-ins, and visual effects tools that they sell. Their latest film falls right in line, and the behind the scenes content shows just how much planning during the shoot, and work in post had to be done.

Red Giant does indeed make some great tools for visual effects and motion graphics work– if you’re an aspiring After Effects user, the plug-ins they offer can make a great addition to your graphics arsenal.

Here’s the finished film: