Matthew Lee's stop motion comedy about a nervous plane passenger called Graham

Who doesn't get nervous flying? For Graham, he keeps sane by following the usual safety procedures. Reading the in-flight safety card. Watching the crew demonstrate how to use the life jacket.

Dreamt up by the award-winning animation director Matthew Lee, the fictional character (whose full name is Graham Penge) is the star of a stop motion comedy called Cabin Pressure.

The story follows the nervous plane passenger as a routine flight runs into difficulties. The film was created in Matthew's first year at the National Film and Television School and has since been screened at many festivals and won many awards.

Working in a range of disciplines, including stop motion and 2D drawn animation, Matthew Lee is a recent graduate and currently available for work. Discover more at


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