Sunrise – Roger Federer “Cast away”

Sunrise – Roger Federer “Cast away”

Stories AG / Zurich produced these films with the theme: “what would you wish for on a lonely island” for the Swiss telecom company Sunrise. Featuring no one less than Roger Federer and his best friend, Wilson the tennis ball.

Syndicate where called in to VFX sup the shoot that took place in a studio in Zurich and also do the tough bit, So Björn had to travel to a paradise beach, stay there for a week and capture back plates for it all. And then yes, composite it all together. 🙂

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Link to youtube client BTS.

BTS picture of the whole crew in Thailand for the one week plate shoot. 
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Crewlist Zurich.

Line Producer Beate Ehlert
Producer Lamar Hawkins
Production Coordinator Marina Winter
Director Jonathan Barber
1.AD Fabian Niklaus
Production Manager Florian Widmeier
DOP Pascal Walder
Operator Janic Hali Oua
1.AC Robin Schwarz
1. AC 2nd Unit (Friday) Noman Tarar
2.AC Elias Burkhalter
DIT/QTO Denis Spycher
Backup Wrangler Stefan Grah
Gaffer Werner Wiese
Electrician Nils Rausch
Electrician Marcel Burch
Electrician „Pümi“ Simon Wyss
Electrician Oli Hackner
Production Designer Sven Gessner
fab Construction Manager Winand Winands
Construction Josip Alecksic
Construction Tobias Eimer
Construction Marc Ulrich
Construction Walter Feirreira da Silva
Construction Jonas Martines
Head of Greenery Barbara Jäger
Greenery Tom Presting
Greenery Maximilian Kos
VFX Björn Benckert
SFX Alliens Supervisor
Fiona Cazaly
SFX Allliens/Fabrication
Natasha Jiggins
SFX Allliens/Art Francesca Bernardelle
SFX Allliens/ Animatronics  Adam Keenan
Key Grip Tom Mauss
Grip Assistant Ueli Amrein