Ping Pong

Animation direction for ‘Ping Pong’

8 players / 703 years between them. An emotional and heart warming sport documentary. Following the journey and life of 8 ping pong players, from around the world. Aiming for gold at the over 80s table tennis world championship.

3D creative focused around the finals competition location, China.. Influenced loosely around Chinese art for colour palette and tone. Telephoto to wide-angle 3D camera set-ups switching between Perspective of Axonmetry (Dongjiao Toushi). With influences from ancient Chinese architectural / isometric illustrations.

Commissioner: Banyak Films
Client: Banyak Films
Project: Ping Pong

Animation Director: Graham Smith
Design / 3D Animator: Graham Smith
Creative: Electricpalmtrees