17 November 2022
UK Screen Alliance and Animation UK welcome the consultation into screen sector tax reliefs
We welcome the announcement made by the Chancellor of the Exchequer in the Autumn Statement of a consultation on reforming the screen sector tax reliefs.
11 November 2022
HaZimation announces UK premiere of RIFT
The high concept animated feature film will have its UK premiere at BUFF 2022, which runs from 26 November to 3 December this year.
9 November 2022
Lupus Films celebrate 20th anniversary with Manchester Animation Festival Fellowship 2022
Camilla Deakin and Ruth Fielding, the founders of the London-based animation studio, received the prestigious award at this year's MAF.
7 November 2022
The UK Children’s Media Plan: Securing and empowering British children’s content for the next generation
We aim to bring the industry and stakeholders together to research, develop and deliver a sustainable children’s content ecology for the next decade.
25 October 2022
Tinmouse celebrate non-broadcast animation with new MAF panel
Tinmouse's Founder Tom Sanders explores the importance and relevance of non-broadcast animation at the upcoming Manchester Animation Festival.
24 October 2022
Blue Zoo and Plug-In Media create Brighton Zoo
Brighton Zoo is a powerful new regional studio designed for a new era of animation.
12 October 2022
Tinmouse work with podcast Rex Factor to grow their IP, with their first ever app based game
Working alongside Useeum, one of Europe’s leading museum gamification apps and Your Heritage, their UK partners, Tinmouse helped to create a new Rex-y adventure, starring podcast hosts Graham Duke and Ali Hood - Rex Factor - Lost in Time.
4 October 2022
Acamar Films extends multi-territory partnership with Prime Video for hit pre-school show Bing
Acamar Films has extended its partnership in key European territories with Prime Video.
13 September 2022
Peppa Pig Introduces First Same-Sex Couple
Peppa Pig has added a lesbian couple to its cast of characters for the first time in the show's 18 year history.
CAKE TO LAUNCH ARCANA STUDIOS’ MY BROTHER THE MONSTER AT MIPCOM
CAKE has announced it has partnered with Arcana Studios on animated family-friendly comedy series My Brother The Monster.
1 September 2022
CAKE PARTNERS WITH FEMALE-LED STUDIO KUKUA ON YOUTUBE HIT SUPER SEMA
CAKE has announced its partnership with London-Nairobi-based female-led studio, Kukua on Super Sema, the world’s first-to-launch African animated kids’ superhero franchise.
22 August 2022
DUNDEE/ETON ANIMATION STUDIOS, SALAMANDRA.UK HAS IMMERSIVE FILM SELECTED FOR THE 2022 VENICE FILM FESTIVAL
Visual marketing animation studios, salamandra.uk, partnered with content production company, Electric Skies, to create Kindred, an animated Virtual Reality (VR) story of family and belonging.
8 August 2022
CAKE, DCM PICTURES AND BOULDER MEDIA BRING AMELIA FANG TO THE SCREEN
Leading kids’ entertainment specialist CAKE has announced its partnership with DCM Pictures and Boulder Media on 2D adventure comedy series Amelia Fang aimed at 6-9 year olds.
2 August 2022
Cinesite partners with Squeeze, acquiring a majority stake
The partnership with the studio behind ‘Cracké and Marvel Studios ‘What If?’ will further strengthen Cinesite’s foothold in the international animation marketplace.
28 July 2022
NETFLIX ANNOUNCES FESTIVE ANIMATED FEATURE SCROOGE: A CHRISTMAS CAROL COMING IN DECEMBER
The Timeless Films production features re-imagined songs from the late two-time Academy Award and Grammy Award-winner Leslie Bricusse
25 July 2022
Cinesite acquires Montreal studio L’Atelier Animation
The studio behind ‘Leap’ and ‘Fireheart’ will further strengthen Cinesite’s foothold in the international animation marketplace
20 July 2022
Animation UK members A Productions and Magic Light Pictures win Kidscreen Awards
Congratulations to our members, A Productions and Magic Light Pictures, for being amongst the 2022 Kidscreen Award Winners in Miami!
12 July 2022
Animation UK at The Children’s Media Conference 2022
Taking a look back at The Children's Media Conference 2022 and our plans going forward.
8 July 2022
ANIMATION UK Supports new Pitching Competition led by C21 and funded by the BFI Global Screen Fund
Animation UK is delighted to support a new Digital pitch designed by C21 and to announce that entries are now open.