This movie starring Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones and Michael Shannon was filmed at more than 7 locations. Among them Lakeshore Sand Company in Hamilton, Canada. All filming locations of The Shape of Water from 2017 are listed below.
An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.
Drama, Fantasy, Romance
United States of America
Guillermo del Toro
Sally Hawkins (Elisa Esposito), Doug Jones (The Asset), Michael Shannon (Richard Strickland), Richard Jenkins (Giles), Octavia Spencer (Zelda Fuller), Michael Stuhlbarg (Dr. Robert Hoffstetler), David Hewlett (Fleming) more..., Nick Searcy (General Hoyt), Stewart Arnott (Bernard), Nigel Bennett (Mihalkov), Lauren Lee Smith (Elaine Strickland), Martin Roach (Brewster Fuller), Allegra Fulton (Yolanda), John Kapelos (Mr. Arzounian), Morgan Kelly (Pie Guy), Wendy Lyon (Sally), Madison Ferguson (Tammy Strickland), Jayden Greig (Timmy Strickland), Deney Forrest (Lou), Brandon McKnight (Duane), Dru Viergever (Military Policeman), Marvin Kaye (Burly Russian), Jim Pagiamtzis (1960's Ad Man), Cameron Laurie (Car Passenger), Alexey Pankratov (Soviet violinist), Shane Clinton Jarvis (Military Police), Evgeny Akimov (Restaurant Musician), Dave Reachill (Scientist), Matthew Mease (Military Police), Amanda Smith (Mrs. Peabody), Maxine Grossman (Bus Passenger), Edward Tracz (Amphibian Man Dance Double), Shaila D'Onofrio (Elisa Dance Double), Vanessa Oude-Reimerink (Russian Band), Sergey Nikonov (Russian Band), Jonelle Gunderson (Bus Passenger #1), Clyde Whitham (Wet Cinema Patron), Dan Lett (Cadillac Salesman), Danny Waugh (African American Husband), Karen Glave (African American Wife) and others.
Vanessa Taylor (Screenplay), J. Miles Dale (Producer), Guillermo del Toro (Producer), Liz Sayre (Executive Producer), Sidney Wolinsky (Editor), Paul D. Austerberry (Production Design), Shane Vieau (Set Decoration) more..., Luis Sequeira (Costume Design), Jordan Samuel (Makeup Department Head), Kristin Wayne (Makeup Artist), Pierre Henry (Assistant Director), David Best (Assistant Art Director), Guy Davis (Conceptual Design), Samantha Dick (Assistant Art Director), David G. Fremlin (Assistant Art Director), Marc Kuitenbrouwer (Construction Coordinator), Luca Nemolato (Conceptual Design), Evan Webber (Assistant Art Director), Glen Gauthier (Sound Mixer), Mike Hill (Sculptor), Dennis Berardi (Visual Effects Supervisor), Greg Sigurdson (Other), Jean Frenette (Stunt Coordinator), John B. Harper (First Assistant Camera), Jeff Vitkuske (Other), Mary Juric (Assistant Editor), Lisa Shamata (Unit Publicist), Danny Haeberlin (Researcher), Guillermo del Toro (Screenplay), Guillermo del Toro (Story), Alexandre Desplat (Music), Jeffrey A. Melvin (Set Decoration), Nathan Robitaille (Supervising Sound Editor), Christian T. Cooke (Sound Re-Recording Mixer), Brad Zoern (Sound Re-Recording Mixer), Dan Laustsen (Director of Photography), Nigel Churcher (Art Direction), Paula Fleet (Hair Designer), Lukas Press (Hairstylist), Rossana Vendramini (Key Hair Stylist) and others.
Fox Searchlight Pictures, TSG Entertainment, Bull Productions, Double Dare You Productions
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** spoiler alert ** Elisa looks for a place to release the Amphibian Man.
Dr. Hoffstetler wait for his handlers to pick him up for his meeting.
Giles takes Elisa to eat pie at the restaurant.
Giles makes contact with the guy behind the counter.
Elisa and Zelda have lunch in the cafeteria.
The design of Giles is rejected by the design firm.