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The Best Work You May Never See: ESPN's "Cockfight" (spec spot)


Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2006


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An almost hidden camera feel takes us behind the scenes in what looks like a cockfight arena, in which seedy characters are betting and getting worked up into a fervor over a pending bout. But the twist is that the contestants instead turn out to be two miniature human fans of the Yankees and Red Sox, respectively--and what we're watching isn't an investigative report but a promo for an upcoming baseball game on ESPN.


Editorial: Final Cut Ashley Kreamer, editor
Visual Effects: The Mill New York Tom Poole, colorist; Jeff Robins, visual effects artist; Carrie Van Den Bussche, effects producer; Rana Martin, post producer. Sound Design: Final Cut Terressa Tate, sound designer
Audio: Final Cut Terressa Tate, audio mixer


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