Project Type: Documentary
It was just another normal Friday night in America. Suddenly, a Soviet satellite was thrust into outer space, completely altering the Cold War and space travel forever. The United States was out and Russia was in. Communists, seen by the west as incompetent neanderthals were now at the vanguard of aerospace technology.
We had to create the Sputnik satelite and its accompanying R-7 rocket, both were constructed digitally in CGI and were placed in CGI environments, the shots were primarily of the taking off the rocket and taking the sateilite to space. The project also required particles system and compositing