Emily and the Baba Yaga
Good Cat, Bad Cat
The North East, in particular, the Tees Valley, has an excellent track record of producing some of the animation industry's most talented companies and indviduals. Animex Production is the new commissioning strand of Animex. It provides a platform for the creation of new work that is innovative in its use of new technology and content. It is an invitation to professional animators and companies to explore new avenues of business through short film and pitches for series.
Animex Production will premiere five short films by some of the North East’s brightest talents in animation, at an exclusive VIP screening in Middlesbrough’s UGC Cinema on the evening of 1 February 2005.
The event will also feature a guest panel with some of the most influential names in the industry including John Bullivant, Director of Kickback Media and Chris Shepherd of Slinky Pictures.
Animex Production will feature the cream of the region's animation industry, exhibiting new work by the designer of Bob the Builder', Curtis Jobling and new animation studio, Seed Animation. Plus, work from The Digital City Fellowships and the premiere of the much anticipated Emily and the Baba Yaga, created by a team of award winning professionals including Director Clive Tonge, Producer Siobhan Fenton, Senior Animator John Hedley.
Public screenings of the work are scheduled in the Animex Screen programme from 2 - 4 February at the University of Teesside, Arc in Stockton and UGC Cinema. Please see the Animex Screen programme for further details.
For further details on Animex Production contact: Jenny Hall on firstname.lastname@example.org.