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January 09

:: Oscar-nominated Japanese film comes to Screen 28 Jan 09
 The short film - La Maison en Petits Cubes - has received a nomination for an academy award in the short animation category. This lovely piece from Japanese director Kunio Kato is no stranger to awards as it was the winner of the crystal at Annecy 2008 and it is clear to see why.
:: BAFTA-nominated VARMINTS screening at Animex 2009 28 Jan 09
 VARMINTS, the latest film from director Marc Craste and Studio AKA has received a nomination in the short film category for the 2009 BAFTA’s. And what’s more, Animex Screen is delighted to announce that we’ll be showing the film as part of the International Shorts programme at Cineworld in Middlesbrough on Tuesday 3 February at 6.30pm.
:: A Top Draw programme from onedotzero at Animex 09 28 Jan 09
 We are pleased to bring you a back to the drawing board programme from our friends at onedotzero with a fabulous selection of hand-crafted drawn animation.
:: Aardman co-founder to feature at After Dark 15 Jan 09
 David Sproxton, co-founder and Executive Chairman of Aardman Animations, comes to Animex 09 to be grilled by Animex Talk host Paul Wells on Wednesday 4 February at 7.00pm at Cineworld Middlesbrough.
:: Richard Hardaker Obituary 15 Jan 09
 Richard Hardaker was General Manager of the Cineworld Cinema in Middlesbrough since it opened in 2001.
:: Qurios produce Animex 09 titles 14 Jan 09
 Harltepool-based animation and visual effects house Qurios Entertainment have produced the titles for the tenth anniversary of Animex.