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Christina Kortum, Special Effects Make-Up Artist

By Katrina Sarson (OPB)
Oct. 29, 2015 7:28 p.m.
Producer: Katrina Sarson  Videographer: Corky Miller, Tom Shrider   Editor: Beth K, Segal   Audio: Ted Culter, William WardSpecial Thanks: Ira Kortum and the film production crew
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As Christina Kortum and her crew film a short movie, we watch as she manages the production and creates unique special effects makeup to transform her lead actress into a scary looking wood-witch creature.

Christina Kortum working on special effects make-up on her lead actress

Christina Kortum working on special effects make-up on her lead actress

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Not your usual pizza! Christina Kortum shows off her collection of prosthetics stored in a pizza box

Not your usual pizza! Christina Kortum shows off her collection of prosthetics stored in a pizza box

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Just one of many unique special effects make-up characters created by Christina

Just one of many unique special effects make-up characters created by Christina

She's spent more than two decades mastering the art of special effects makeup.


Resources and Information

Christina Kortum Web Site

Christina Kortum Facebook


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