I am astonished and amused at the same time, when I hear of people, who came out of "Benjamin Button" and didn't have the slightest idea that the stunning aging effects weren't traditional make-up but the most advanced digital technology. It shows that David Fincher and his Digital Domain team have truly employed the effects to support the story, and have done a great job at it.
It certainly is one thing, knowing how the effects work on a theoretical level. But it's a whole different ball-game once you see the original footage faded into the vfx shot.
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