Trouble at sea by James Fransham, Lloyd Parker, Robert Jones and Phil Kenny
One of the world's most dangerous hot-spots are the seas in Asia where China, Japan and Korea make overlapping claims of sovereignty. Static maps never did a good job to explain the territorial interests and political dynamics. Yet the complex issue could be made comprehensible by an animated infographical medium. Our aim was to show where the disputes were, reveal what they were about, and explain why they were increasing -- all within three minutes.