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Here's How 'The Hunger Games' Set Katniss On Fire

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The movie adaptation of "The Hunger Games" would have been nothing (NOTHING!) without the work of the special effects folks who allowed the Katnisses and the Peetas of the world to be on fire as they entered the arena (if you don't know what I'm talking about, you might as well just give up on this post before you waste any more of your own time).

In a bonus feature clip from "The Hunger Games" Blu-ray and DVD set, which Vulture has exclusively, director Gary Ross and visual effects supervisor Sheena Duggal discuss exactly how they made that effect happen. Here's a hint: Duggal says that the way the flames interacted with the wind, and how high up they were, and how they attached to the actors bodies was "very specific."

One would hope so.

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