For the short film ‘Phoenix 38’ I was asked to create and also do the compositing of the GUI’s seen in the sci-fi computer screens.
Even though the screens weren’t that important to the film, I challanged myself to make them as procedurally changeable as possible (within After Effects), so every single number, color and progress bar is linked to a script which can control and animate these values.
See the final product down below, and scroll a little further for stills and examples of the procedural system!
Every single value and color is either randomly assigned (with a custom seed) or animated using custom knobs.
Here are some examples of this system: