Posts Tagged ‘Aardman’

PR: NFTS Launches New Animation Course With Aardman To Meet Rising Demand For Skills

by Grant Whiteon May 13, 2013
3 month Certificate in Character Animation will be taught at Aardman by industry professionals.   MONDAY 13th MAY 2013 – The NFTS has launched a new animation course in partnership with the Aardman Animations to meet the growing demand for animators in the UK. The exciting new three-month Certificate in Character Animation course will be taught […]

Aardman and Studiocanal Team for “Shaun the Sheep” Movie

by Ed Liuon April 26, 2013 reports that the UK’s Aardman Animation Studios and France’s Studiocanal have teamed for a Shaun the Sheep feature film, to be written and directed by Richard Starzak and Mark Burton. The movie is said to center on Shaun and his flock mounting a rescue mission into the big city to save their slightly oblivious […]


PR: Aardman, with Stephen Fry and Alistair McGowan, present ‘The Lonely Dodo’ for Durrell

by Grant Whiteon April 23, 2013
Today sees the worldwide release of The Lonely Dodo, a four-minute Aardman short created for international conservation charity, Durrell, to highlight the worldwide plight of endangered species. Headquartered in Jersey, Channel Islands, Durrell is committed to conserving the diversity and integrity of life on earth.  Since its formation over fifty years ago by author […]

PR: Wallace & Gromit Recruited as National Tourism Trailblazers to Holiday at Home This Year

by Grant Whiteon April 8, 2013
VisitEngland Teams up with Wallace & Gromit to Launch ‘Great Adventure’ – a nationwide campaign to boost tourism in the UK in 2013 5 April 2013. VisitEngland, the national tourist board has recruited Wallace & Gromit as Tourism Trailblazers to inspire Britons to take a holiday at home this year.  The intrepid duo have pledged […]

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PR: Aardman Make A Splash With First Ever National TV Ad Campaign For Trunki

by Grant Whiteon March 22, 2013
Bristol UK, Friday 22nd March – Aardman have partnered with Trunki to produce their first ever national television commercial and help bring their new Tropical PaddlePak range to life.  The 2D animated advertising campaign directed by Aardman’s Tim Ruffle will hit screens across the UK this month. Trunki MD, Rob Law comments “Working with Aardman […]

PR: Shaun The Sheep 3 Returns With 20 Brand New Adventures!

by Grant Whiteon February 21, 2013
Bristol UK, Thursday 21st February – Shaun the Sheep makes his highly anticipated return to the UK small screen this month with twenty brand new episodes – proving that life is never dull on Mossybottom Farm. Shaun and the gang return at the end of February, Monday – Friday from 25th February at 3.15pm on […]


PR: Aardman Create Stunning CG World For The Staves Single

by Grant Whiteon January 22, 2013
BRISTOL, UK Monday 21st January – Aardman have collaborated with Atlantic Records and British folk rock trio The Staves to create a visually stunning music promo to accompany their latest single ‘Winter Trees’ from their debut album ‘Dead & Born & Grow’. Aardman directors Karni and Saul, wanted to create a beautifully emotive film that […]

PR: Aardman Sign New Global Agents For Shaun The Sheep

by Grant Whiteon January 8, 2013
Bristol UK, Tuesday 8th January – With the highly anticipated third season of Shaun the Sheep starting to premiere around the world, Aardman Rights is delighted to announce exciting new partnerships with agents, across the world, which further reinforces Shaun the Sheep’s status as a truly global brand! MNC, Indonesia’s largest television network are on […]


PR: Wallace & Gromit Connect With Google+ This Festive Season

by Grant Whiteon December 19, 2012
Wallace and Gromit have teamed up with Google to star in a festive video that aims to connect family and friends this holiday season. Appearing together with a number of other Aardman Animation characters for the first time, the video features Wallace and Gromit in a Google+ Hangout with Trixie and Captain Cuddlepuss from Creature Comforts, Shaun the Sheep and Ginger from Chicken Run. A Google+ Hangout is a multi­person video chat that support up to 10 people at the same time. They’re a fun way to relax and hang...

PR: Aardman And Chillingo Launch Final Episode For Home Sheep Home 2!

by Grant Whiteon December 10, 2012
 BRISTOL UK, Wednesday 5th December – Aardman and Chillingo today announced the launch of the latest episode in the Home Sheep Home 2 suite, the award winning game which has achieved over 75 million plays to date. The release of the new episode coincides with the launch of an exclusive new Mac OS version, on […]