The legacy of London 2012 was hotly debated over the months that followed, but for us there was one clear winner.
Grant Orchard’s Love Sport Game On animations were a great source of joy in their colourful, to-the-point celebrations of pursuits from ski-jumping to dominoes, but during the Olympics not only did Studio AKA re-release the original set but also four brand new films covering weightlifting, fencing, synchronised swimming and equestrian. Now even Seb Coe will admit that’s made it all worthwhile.
Animator Grant Orchard is part of renowned agency Studio AKA and won a BAFTA for his short A Morning Stroll. Grant spoke about the increasing challenges of balancing his professional commitments, family life and personal projects, sharing a few hints and tips about how he makes this possible.