BELLY OF THE BEAST
CGI heavy engineering show that examines what makes some of the biggest machines on the planet tick.
FORMAT: 2 OF 3 x 60 Doc.
BROADCASTER: Discovery US
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Pioneer Productions
PRODUCTION DATES: April 2008 - December 2008
EXEC PRODUCER: Chris Rantimanki
PRINCIPLE CAMERA: Sony HDCam
Third episode of this fast paced CGI heavy engineering show. The Ultra class mining truck stand over 24 feet tall and weigh in at over 600 tons. Presenter Rossi Morealle discovers how they are built, the harsh environments they work in, and finally gets to put one through it's paces in the ultimate challenge. Challenging shoot with multiple cameras, and in difficult environments in the US.
INTO THE MINE
The US army's M1A1 tank is the most lethal fighting machine on earth. This high octane show mixes science, stunts, 3D graphics and actuality as host Rossi discovers how it's built, how it works and gets to put it to the ultimate test. Shot on location in US had to deal with US military as we were embedded in the heat and dust of Mojave desert .
Clips © Pioneer Productions.