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FILM: Mr. and Mrs. Smith - Chalet Matte
by Clifford Galiher `

A more complex shot than meets the eye--the chalet & vista are certainly a matte painting, while the figures in the snow look to be live footage. The movement in the foreground trees & snow suggest this shot was accomplished using rear projection.

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FILM: Mr. and Mrs. Smith - Chalet Matte by Alfred Hitchcock (1943) A more complex shot than meets the eye--the chalet & vista are certainly a matte painting, while the figures in the snow look to be live footage. The movement in the foreground trees & snow suggest this shot was accomplished using rear projection.