EVL Creates Special Effects for “UFO: Target Earth&rdquo:
Participants: Daniel J. Sandin, Thomas A. DeFanti
In 1974, EVL’s co-directors Tom DeFanti and Dan Sandin used the GRASS programming language and the Sandin Image Processor to create the special effects for movie director Michael A. DeGaetano’s independent film “UFO: Target Earth”.
The film features an electronics expert searching for evidence of aliens picks up signals that he believes are from an alien spacecraft--and they are coming from a lake near town.
Date: September 1, 1974