9 July 2018
Sky Kids commission Tiger Aspect to make a Christmas Special of ‘Aliens Love Underpants And…’
Tiger Aspect productions, part of Endemol Shine Group UK, has been commissioned to make a one-off Christmas special of Aliens Love Underpants AND....
3 June 2018
UK Screen makes the case for access to global talent after Brexit
Last Thursday the BBC News Channel featured a day of stories about the Creative Industries and Brexit.
3 May 2018
Axis Animation win at the RTS Awards
The Royal Television Society’s Scottish branch, RTS Scotland - part of Britain’s leading forum for television and related media – has announced the winners of the RTS Scotland Television Awards 2018.
23 April 2018
UK Screen Alliance & Animation UK elect new council representatives
The members of the UK Screen Alliance in partnership with Animation UK have elected new representative councils.
26 March 2018
Locksmith Opens High-End Animation Studio in London
The U.K. has a dedicated high-end CG animation feature studio after Locksmith opened its new London complex Monday.
25 March 2018
UK Screen Alliance Councils: Elections update
The nominations have closed for both the Animation UK Council and the UK Screen Facilities Council elections.
23 March 2018
ANIM18: A Celebration of British Animation
AT VENUES ACROSS THE UK | APRIL TO NOVEMBER 2018 FILM HUB WALES AND CHAPTER (CARDIFF) LEAD MAJOR ANIMATION CELEBRATION
7 March 2018
UK Screen Alliance Council Elections 2018
It's time to turn your attention to the most important vote you'll take part in this year...probably. That's right, it's time for the UK Screen & Animation UK elections!
22 February 2018
Into Film Screenings & Talks Across the UK Celebrate Women in Animation
Film education charity, Into Film, will be hosting a number of Spring screenings across the UK under the theme of ‘Women in Animation’ commencing 5 March, in celebration of International Women's Day on 8 March.
14 February 2018
Screen Industries Unite Around New BFI Anti-Bullying and Harassment Principles
New Set of Principles and zero-tolerance Guidance developed with organisations across the film, television and games industries including BFI, BAFTA, BECTU, Directors UK, Equity, Pact, The Production Guild, Women in Film & TV, Writers’ Guild of Great Britain, UK Screen Alliance, UK Interactive Entertainment
13 February 2018
Introducing AnimDojo: the online animation gym
UK animation powerhouse Blue Zoo launches innovative new training program designed to prepare animators for a role in the industry and close the skills shortage gap.
Royal Television Society Launches Annual Undergraduate Bursary Programme for 2018
The Royal Television Society (RTS) - Britain’s leading forum for television and related media, and an educational charity whose purpose is to promote the art and science of television – has launched its Undergraduate Bursary schemes for 2018, once again investing over £75,000 to support UK students from lower income backgrounds.
7 February 2018
Brollyman presents music for Blue-Zoo’s ‘Lynx & Birds’
Blue-Zoo spent the last few months of 2017 been beavering away making a festive animation. From creating immensely furry CG creatures to recording a 40-piece orchestra - it's certainly something to be proud of.
6 February 2018
Ask not what Animation UK can do for you
As we move into our second year we will be re-examining governance in the light of our expanding membership and looking at how we can build our reach and get more people involved.
Animation UK: Brexit
It almost goes without saying, that plans and decisions regarding Brexit over the next year will critically impact on our sector.
Animation UK: Funding for more short content, the missing rung on the ladder
From day one, Animation UK has picked up the baton and worked with key partners to promote the need for funds to support development and production of short animated films and content.
Animation UK: We Need to talk about Skills…
Always part of our mission, shaping skills has become one of increasing concern; issues surrounding mobility of labour has brought this into sharp relief.
Animation UK: Celebrate and Advocate…
If 2018 wasn’t already shaping up to be the year of animation, ‘Anim-18’ will celebrate the genre in the UK and provide a reminder of what our fantastic, iconic and world-beating sector has to offer.