So, there is a score to be settled? There is a champion to crown?
Cabelleros, your masks please… This is la Lucha Libre.
Man to man, mano a mano, we mashed up Formula 1 with Mexican wrestling to create an action-packed mixed-media sequence as the two Mercedes drivers went head-to-head in the fight for the Championship.
The animation was used as short cutdowns for social media and then broadcast live on Channel 4 moments before the big race.
Client: Channel 4 / Whisper Films
Whisper Creative Director: Richard Gort
Intro Creative Director: Julian Gibbs
Design & Direction: Reuben Armstrong
Post-production: Reuben Armstrong, Catherine Woodhouse, Ronnie Deelen, Roger Chiaw & Alex Pastor
Sound Design: GPS
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