Da Vinci Learning Branding Wins Our Fourth RTS Award for Production Craft Skills
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Da Vinci Learning Branding Wins Our Fourth RTS Award for Production Craft Skills

In early 2019, we won an international pitch to rebrand the adult learning strand of Da Vinci Learning. Da Vinci are an educational channel, based in Germany, who broadcast to more than 100 countries. Our…

Animators Wanted!
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Animators Wanted!

Calling all UK based animators! Got 5 minutes? Take a look at our questionnaire. Do you have the skills and equipment to produce animation from your home or studio? We are developing a new platform and…

Branding Refresh for Da-Vinci Learning Wins British Animation Award
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Branding Refresh for Da-Vinci Learning Wins British Animation Award

In March 2020, we attended the British Animation Awards and were among the winners for our work for German educational channel Da Vinci Learning, in the ‘Best Film and TV Motion Design’ category. Da Vinci…

Behind The Scenes On Penny
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Behind The Scenes On Penny

After racking up millions of hits worldwide, we thought it was time to reveal some nuts and bolts footage of Penny ‘Arctic’ coming together complete with staplers, glue guns and little grey balls. Below are…

European Co-Production for Penny
Animation | Miniature Sets | Model Making | Motion Control | Stop-Motion Animation | Visual Effects

European Co-Production for Penny

In September and October this year, we were commissioned by VFX house Glassworks, Amsterdam to shoot miniature sets for the Christmas campaign for German store, Penny Market. The models were designed and built by Andy…

‘Share A Story’ Picks Up Its Fourth BAFTA
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‘Share A Story’ Picks Up Its Fourth BAFTA

Nine Years And Four BAFTAs Later, Is It Really Farewell…? This month ‘Share A Story’ picked up its fourth Children’s BAFTA in the Short Form Category, and who knows, such is its appeal, it may…

Third Royal Television Society Award for SHS
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Third Royal Television Society Award for SHS

This November we picked up the Royal Television Society Award for ‘Best Production Craft Skills’. The award was given for Animation and Visual Effects for a clutch of projects produced for Sony Pictures Television earlier…

Manchester Animation Festival selects ‘The Race in the Sky’
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Manchester Animation Festival selects ‘The Race in the Sky’

The Manchester Animation Festival has selected ‘The Race In The Sky’ to screen as part of their Commissioned Films category this autumn. We completed the film in September 2016, as our sixth animation for CiTV’s…

Double RTS Nomination for Sony Projects
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Double RTS Nomination for Sony Projects

We’re proud to announce that we’ve received two nominations in this year’s Royal Television Society Midlands Awards. Our broadcast promotion for ‘Women That Kill,’ a documentary special on Sony’s True Crime channel was picked for the…

Animation Studio Showcased in ‘Innovation 50’ List of Companies
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Animation Studio Showcased in ‘Innovation 50’ List of Companies

The Innovation 50 Report The Innovation 50 report – showcasing the fifty most innovative businesses across the region – has launched this week. Led by legal firm, Mills & Reeve, the report sought to create…