The story is about a young football named Freddie who wants to play hockey. He’s rejected by the forest critters and farm animals, because “footballs can’t play hockey”. The story is about bold determination and resilience in the face of rejection, etcetera, etcetera, and all that good stuff.
... The project also comes with an ambitious marketing plan, which is mostly short animation for YouTube. Starting, I’d like to have a weekly YouTube presence with some sort of short animation with one or more of the characters. ... Starting, I’d like to have a weekly YouTube presence with some sort of short animation with one or more of the characters. The ideas are like: Freddie showing kids how shoot a puck, or talking about how ridiculous Tom Brady’s suspension is because all footballs feel deflated after a big game.