16 February 2024
The Sound Collector from Eagle Vs Bat takes wing
Serious Kids has made a solid start to international sales for the award-winning animation series from Eagle Vs Bat, since signing the worldwide distribution rights.
15 February 2024
V+ Animation studio releases animated music video featuring Snoop Dogg
The 2D animated music video, BFU - Remix - featuring Snoop Dogg, was created for Quentin Moore.
Snafu Pictures and Bauk Pictures to co-produce sci-fi feature Beckoning
The companies are jointly launching the film at Berlinale 2024 via the
JETS Initiative, which will see the project pitched to potential co-production partners and other backers.
Get Animated 24 ‘Business of Animation’ Conference
Animation UK is excited to announce a special discount offer on tickets for the upcoming conference in Birmingham.
14 February 2024
Finalists announced for 2024 British Animation Awards
Amongst the animation studios, Lupus Films leads with seven nominations, and Aardman Animations scoop up five.
13 February 2024
Acamar Films and WWT, the charity for wetlands and wildlife, partner for national Bing activation
The creative studio behind Bing has partnered with WWT to bring the award-winning pre-school franchise to all ten WWT locations across the UK.
6 February 2024
Animated UK: Wales
This month, we take a deep dive into our members based in Wales and its animation sector. Learn more about these studios and take a look at some of their recent projects.
Kidscreen announces winners for the 15th Annual Kidscreen Awards
The winners were announced at the awards ceremony on 5 February, held during the Kidscreen Summit in San Diego.
31 January 2024
Jellyfish Originals’ Stan & Gran goes into production
Jellyfish Originals announces new co-production partner and global distributor for mystery-busting animated adventure series.
30 January 2024
Anthem Studios and Rabid Rat to co-produce new animated series ForkFish
The London-based studio has entered into a co-production partnership with the Polish studio to produce a new CG animated comedy series for 6-11 year olds.
Libertas Brands and Blue Zoo announce 5-year content partnership for Fugglers
The strategic partnership tasks the studio with growing the Fuggler brand online, on-screen and in-game, across various digital platforms.
26 January 2024
Belfast’s RENDR festival returns with line-up of award-winning animators
Speakers from Aardman, Industrial Light & Magic, Axis Studios, Pixar and Sony are among the line-up.
UK Screen Alliance and Animation UK unveil Outstanding Contributions shortlist
We are proud to announce the shortlisted nominees for our awards ceremony, which highlights the outstanding achievements made in our industry over the recent years.
23 January 2024
A+C Animation Studios welcomes two acclaimed directors in latest studio expansion
Internationally renowned stop-motion talent, Kim Keukeleire, and acclaimed 2D animator, Henrique Barone, join the Margate-based independent powerhouse.
22 January 2024
Serious Kids’ designs on fashion
The leading kids distribution company has signed a worldwide content and format rights deal with Lion TV for their new fashion entertainment show, Style It Out.
18 January 2024
Bing “vooshes” past one billion streams on BBC iPlayer as Acamar Films announces leading global broadcaster renewals
The pre-school animation, produced by Acamar Films, has been streamed over one billion times on BBC iPlayer.
DNEG Animation promotes Crosby Clyse to Managing Director and adds David Park as Head of Production
The animation studio prepares for multiple new shows, with plans to recruit more than 300 roles in 2024.
17 January 2024
BFI and DCMS invest over £3.3 million into the UK’s independent screen sector in latest awards from UKGSF
Moonraker VFX, Paper Owl Films and TAUNT will receive the UK Global Screen Fund International Business Development awards.
16 January 2024
Serious Kids boosts sales team with new hire
The London-based boutique distribution and production company has appointed Emma Knight to the role of Sales Manager.