As part of Creative Director Micha Riss' relationship, he has created several promotion packages and participated in CBS' run of 3 ongoing Winter Olympics events during the 1990's. The Olympic Downhill tease promo received several awards for design and production.
Micha received an Emmy Award for his work for CBS Sports on the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway.
Capturing the intensity and excitement of the NFL, Flying Machine continues its long relationship with CBS Sports. In 2009, we created a package promoting CBS's 50th year providing coverage of the league, featuring the great broadcast moments. We have also designed promotional elements featured on game coverage and The NFL Today studio program
The package was created to attract new demographics. The design introduced an interactive futuristic interface combining the web with television. The visuals utilized liquid environments and out of scale parts as textures, creating a vision for future interfaces.
The package received several Promax|BDA Awards.
An interactive journey along the information superhighway is the theme for this spot which focuses on the interaction and the effect of ultra-technologies influence on the workplace, the home and daily life.
Flying Machine's work with C|Net received several Promax|BDA Awards.
In Memoriam is one of the most vital documents to emerge after the events of September 11, 2001. Compiled from over 100 sources, this collage of audio, video, and photography will provoke tears, anger, and grief all over again... so why watch it? The title states the purpose: as disturbing as some of these images are, they are also bursting with tenacious and inspiring humanity, bolstered by the wisdom of New York City's then-mayor Rudolph Giuliani, who recalls--along with his executive staff--the horrendous events of 9/11 as he entered the chaos of Ground Zero.
The ultimate event in tennis was teased with a collage of incredible plays, with players placed on an infinite court. The spot is part of a TV and print campaign.
A complete package of graphics tying together A&E networks wide range of programming.
This one minute animation screened at the annual conference of Hong Kong-based IdN. Symbols and icons interact within a contemporary graphical environment.
Following the style of a classic Saul Bass feature film opening, Creative Director Micha Riss designed an animated commercial for Steven Bochco's novel "Death By Hollywood".
As part of the game experience at the Garden, Flying Machine created exciting openings for the overhead video displays to begin games of the Knicks and Rangers.
Prelude to the Summer Olympic games on NBC. Golden moments from previous games all weaved into a seamless medley of the sports in different perspectives. Aired on NBC a night before the opening ceremony.
Flying Machine repackages Israeli national news service Mabat Lachadashot on channel 1 with show open and on-air visual language that carried it perfectly through one of the most tumultuous election campaigns that nation has seen in decades.