Hunt for the HMAS Sydney

After 66 years, Australia's greatest maritime mystery is finally solved. The wreckage of HMAS Sydney, sunk off the West Australian coast in 1941, has at last been found. The Sydney's entire crew of 645 went down with the ship in the Indian Ocean and its location has been a mystery for 66 years.
1 hour documentary made for the ABC In memory of the 645 crew who lost their lives. The Hunt for HMAS Sydney tells the incredible story of a ship lost in the middle of nowhere and that of the dedicated search team who always had a strong belief they would find it.
Phimedia created all the animations for the battle sequence in 6 weeks.
Year: 2008
Client:      Electric Pictures
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4171070/

After 66 years, Australia's greatest maritime mystery is finally solved. The wreckage of HMAS Sydney, sunk off the West Australian coast in 1941, has at last been found. The Sydney's entire crew of 645 went down with the ship in the Indian Ocean and its location has been a mystery for 66 years.

1 hour documentary made for the ABC

In memory of the 645 crew who lost their lives. The Hunt for HMAS Sydney tells the incredible story of a ship lost in the middle of nowhere and that of the dedicated search team who always had a strong belief they would find it.