16 January 2023
CAKE sells over 1000 episodes in Spanish-speaking Americas
Deals finalised by CAKE’s Head of Sales Bianca Rodriguez include two series of Dodo and two series of Total Drama Island.
10 January 2023
Gutsy Animations’ Moonminvalley secures season four greenlight
Viaplay Group boards the new instalment as a Co-Production Partner and will air all four seasons in multiple territories.
5 January 2023
The 2022 Kidscreen Hot50 results are revealed
The industry voted for the top fifty kids entertainment companies across broadcasting, production, distribution, licensing and digital media categories.
19 December 2022
Season’s greetings 2022: an animated festive round-up
We've rounded up some of our favourite festive releases in the world of animation. Join us as we celebrate the year's end with new films, TV series and songs that spread the holiday cheer.
15 December 2022
CAKE and August Media Holdings Announce Second Season of Tish Tash with CBeebies
A further 52 episodes of the International Emmy Award-nominated animation are in production, with delivery planned for Autumn 2024.
9 December 2022
Paper Owl Films launches new pre-school show on littleBe and RTÉjr
The production company released its latest show, Happy the Hoglet, in November 2022.
7 December 2022
The Snowman melts hearts once more in new Channel 4 Christmas Ident
Lupus Films and 4creative celebrate the 40th anniversary of the much-loved animation's debut on Channel 4 with a festive animated ident.
2 December 2022
CITIB publish “Putting the UK’s Creative Industries Centre Stage” report
The Creative Industries Trade & Investment Board report focuses on growing export rates, increasing inward investment and more.
30 November 2022
First festive single release for Blue Zoo’s Numberblocks
The CBeebies children's show will release their very first Christmas song, with a large proportion of profit going to Children in Need.
28 November 2022
The BAFTA Children and Young People Awards 2022
This year saw victories for Studio AKA and Magic Light Pictures across the Animation, Director, Performer and Pre-School Animation categories.
24 November 2022
Manchester Animation Festival 2022: A buzzing week of talent and creativity
From engaging panels to thrilling screenings, take a look back at the festival as we recap some of this year's highlights.
21 November 2022
Asia’s leading animation studio Assemblage joins the Cinesite group
The majority stake deal marks Cinesite’s foray in Asia and expansion of its Asian footprint.
18 November 2022
CAKE announces new appointments in development and production
Ciara Breslin becomes SVP of Production and Martha Sepulveda joins CAKE’s development team as Senior Development Executive.
DNEG announces new visual effects and animation studio in Sydney
Academy Award winner Andrew Jackson is named as Creative Director for the new DNEG Sydney Studio. Their first project is Furiosa, with Director George Miller.
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.