The Storms of Jeremy Thomas review – Mark Cousins rides shotgun with uber-producer –...

Film-maker Cousins joins the great independent film producer on his annual car trip down to Cannes in this rapturous if indulgent portrait ...

Cannes: Jeremy Thomas On ‘Crash’ Controversy & 50 Years At The Fest – Deadline

If there’s a kerfuffle on the Croisette, the prolific U.K. producer is neve...

‘Ask me Anything’ with Aardman’s Rebecca Manley

Last week, Aardman Director Rebecca Manley joined us on Instagram Stories to answer your questions about her life and career. Catch up on the conversation below to get an insight into Rebecca’s directing style and creative influences. Which animation director do you find more inspiring? I was very influenced by Tim Burton’s work at college […]

‘The Storms Of Jeremy Thomas’: First Footage From Cannes Classics Documentary By Mark Cousins...

EXCLUSIVE: Here’s your first footage from Cannes-bound documentary The...

Aardman Academy alumni Kessiah Arthur on Stop Motion 1 and film festival success

Since graduating the Aardman Academy’s 12 week Stop Motion 1 course in May, Kessiah Arthur’s final project has received recognition from a number of international film festivals. In this blog, Kessiah shares her experience, from her motives for signing up to her hopes for the future. Growing up with Aardman classics, series like Brambly Hedge […]

What are your Dreams? Making an animated short on the PS4

It may not be the most common conception of Aardman, but we’ve always been interested in new technologies. Whether that’s building motion control systems to move a diffuser made from a pint glass in sync with stop motion animation, the VR system we built on Early Man so Nick (Park) could line up shots in […]

Behind the Craft: Chocapic Trust

Aardman Director Magdalena Osinska goes behind the scenes of our recent commercial for Nestlé cereal brand, Chocapic, covering the creative process from character design to sustainability. Even though the ad is only 20 seconds it was a big undertaking. We did four different language versions for different countries, each of them slightly different, lots of […]

Behind the Craft: Wetland Heroes

Interactive Producer Chloe Barraclough explains how we created ‘Wetland Heroes’ – a new, free app for WWT Slimbridge that helps families connect with wildlife. BRIEF The core objective for this project was to create a digital product that drives visitors to find the lesser explored areas of the Slimbridge site.  An objective which stemmed from […]

How ‘Pinocchio’ Turned a Real Boy Into a Puppet Who Longs to Be a...

Courtesy of Roadside Attractions The many stages of Federico Ielapi’s transforma...

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