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News Archive for January 2017

Pear Cider and Cigarettes nominated for Best Animated Short Oscar Date: 24th January, 2017

From Passion Pictures and Executive Producer Cara Speller comes the first animated short from acclaimed graphic novelist Robert Valley. It tells the tale of a charismatic but self-destructive friend living on the edge. The brutally honest story of Robert’s turbulent relationship with a friend from childhood, who cries out for help from a military hospital in China and sets Rob on a wild ride to get him home. This is a 32 minutes animated film that takes place over the course of 25 years. The following excerpt from the film best explains what the story is about.

 

“Drink and…

 
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Amazing World of Gumball BAFTA Success Date: 9th January, 2017

The Amazing World of Gumball was the big winner at the Children's BAFTAs where the TV show took home two awards.

The animated series about a cat named Gumball Watterson won Best Writer and Best Animation.

 

It brought the Cartoon Network series to an all-time total to eight BAFTAs - having won four times in both categories.

Rapper Doc Brown hosted the ceremony, which took place at The Roundhouse in Camden, north London.

The Amazing World of Gumball is onlined by editors Matt Pamplin and Maggie Maciejczek at Onsight.

 
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