The AFL Show – CCTV China
This 25-part documentary series follows the journey of Chen Shaoliang, a player from a remote village in Guangdong in South China as he joins Port Adelaide Football Club to pursue his dreams to one day play in the AFL. When injury forces Chen onto the sidelines he becomes an ambassador for the sport, providing an insight into AFL in Australia and a behind the scenes look at the practices of an elite AFL club. The show introduces the culture surrounding AFL to a Chinese audience, bringing weekly highlights and showcasing the beautiful regions and attractions of South Australia. The show is broadcast weekly on CCTV-5+ in China.
- Producer: Nicole Miller
- Editor: Matt Gierke
- DOP: Russell Marrett, Isaac Walgos, Ben Dowie
- Audio Post: John Bridges, Wombat Studios
- Motion Graphics: Brad Pickford
- Translation: Jinsong Li