A Fan Film That Pretty Much Could Have Been An Actual Matrix Scene

In fact, if there was another Matrix movie in the works, it would probably look a lot like this. Matrix Online: The Movie? Might work. Probably not.

In any case, Trickster was created by director Felix Joleanes after he came up with a 3D Sentinel (the squid robot) model in his free time. A friend suggested that he use the model in a video — initially, a visual effects demo — and this project evolved into the three-minute beauty you see above.

Trickster – The Matrix Fan Film [Vimeo]


  • It was alright in terms of presentation. But I always laugh when these kinds of fan productions are just a few minutes of action sequences designed to show off technical wizardry rather than using that to demonstrate good storytelling. Still, it’s good to have on the resume.

  • Why blue filter instead of green? 0_o

    Also, I read the first line as “In fact, there is another Matrix movie in the works” and my heart skipped a beat.

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