The FT’s head of video goes long and short: ‘either is where we’ll win’

The Financial Times plans to push hard at both ends of the video scale this year, from the 20 minute documentary, to the 50 second Facebook clip. In October the FT launched the first of its long-form video series, FT Features, a 22-minute documentary on the illegal wildlife trade, “Big Game, Big Money” on YouTube.Read the full article

Big Game, Big Money: Illegal wildlife trade documentary

Read the FT's special report on the illegal wildlife network Link: Filmed in Vietnam and South Africa, the FT’s Alec Russell investigates the multi-billion dollar illegal trade in rare animal parts and reports on the latest efforts to crack the criminal networks that are driving endangered animals to extinction. Filmed by Steve Ager, Karen Landsberg, Greg Bobillot. Graphics by Russell Birkett. Colour grading by Rory Cantwell. Written by Alec Russell. Produced and edited by Seb Morton-Clark. ► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: For more video content from the Financial Times, visit Twitter Facebook