UK Students Animate Creative TV Licence Excuses

TV Licence fee enforcers are having a little fun with a common problem: viewers of live TV in the U.K. who will come up with any excuse not to pay their dues. To raise awareness for ... Continue Reading →

‘Inside Out,’ ‘BoJack Horseman’ Take Critics Choice Wins

The 21st annual Critics Choice Awards took place in Santa Monica this Sunday, and in a repeat performance from The Golden Globes earlier in the month, Pixar’s Inside Out snapped ... Continue Reading →

Aardman’s ‘Special Delivery’ for Spotlight Arrives

Aardman Animations and Google ATAP’s Spotlight Stories have debuted their first original short, Special Delivery, a holiday film using Spotlight’s unique interactive storytelling ... Continue Reading →

‘Shaun the Sheep’ Hooks U.S. Partners

Having enjoyed a brilliant reception for Shaun the Sheep Movie, Aardman has inked deals with two major partners for the charming non-dialog series in the U.S. On the home entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Launches ‘Shaun’ Game Ahead of Special

Aardman has unveiled their newest official Shuan the Sheep online game, Llama League, is now available. The charming diversion ties in to the premiere of the animation studio’s latest ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Animates First Global Ad

Aardman has teamed up with SAWA Global Cinema Advertising Association, Richard Curtis’ Project Everyone and BBH to create the first ever global ad, “#WeHaveAPlan Tell Everyone,” ... Continue Reading →

TIFF Plans Major Stop-Motion Retrospective

The Toronto International Film Festival ( will be presenting a pan-genre retrospective on the art of stop-motion animation at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto, running ... Continue Reading →

VIEW Conference Sets Deep Programming Lineup

The VIEW Conference has announced its lineup of keynote addresses and programming for its 2015 edition, set for Oct. 19-23 in Turin, Italy. The lineup features an impressive array of ... Continue Reading →
Shaun the Sheep Movie

A Woolly Big Adventure

Shaun the Sheep Movie launches Aardman’s mischievous star on his biggest adventure yet, no baas about it. Ever since ... Continue Reading →

AUB Named first UK Centre of Excellence for Toon Boom

Toon Boom Animation has officially recognized Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) as its first U.K. Centre of Excellence. Toon Boom Centres of Excellence (COE) are accredited post-secondary ... Continue Reading →