Why Build a Sun on Earth?
Prize-winning animated documentary I made in collaboration with fusion scientists at York Plasma institute. Touring UK schools in a portable 'Sun Dome', this film offers an informative and entertaining spectacle that demonstrates the benefits of nuclear fusion research and empowers its young audiences to be part of the solution for our energy future.
Winner: Rutherford Prize for the Public Understanding of Plasma Physics
Winner: 1st Prize, Durham New Energy Futures Film Festival at Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle, UK on September 27th 2012
Live action elements filmed on Canon 60D DSLR with:
Tamron 90mm 2.8
Canon 28mm 1.8
Construction footage of ITER, France belongs to ITER organization: http://www.iter.org/