BBC F1 film wins prestigious award
BBC Sport has won a prestigious Royal Television Society Award for the short film that introduced the coverage of the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
The film was nominated in the RTS Craft and Design Awards, and won the Graphic Design - Programme Content Sequences category.
The judges described it as "a slick, beautifully conceived and executed piece of work, with skilful design following throughout".
F1 editor Mark Wilkin and Richard Gort, the producer of the film, were on hand to pick up the trophy.
You can watch the film, and the F1 title sequence, here: