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02 May 2019
From the voice of Bart Simpson to visual effects legend Ray Harryhausen, some of the best known and respected names in animation have visited Teesside University for the Animex festival over the years.
25 April 2019
Stars from the animation and games worlds have descended on Teesside University over the past two decades for the annual Animex Festival, which this year celebrates its 20th anniversary.
01 May 2018
Industry experts who have worked on titles including Star Wars, Pixar’s hit animation Coco, action adventure film Thor: Ragnorak and cult video game series Wolfenstein will be among the star guests at Teesside University’s annual Animex Festival.
19 March 2018
A brand new strand to the world-renowned Animex festival at Teesside University will see video game soundtracks bought to life in a full orchestral concert.
16 May 2017
An awe-inspiring collection of talent from all over the world will converge on Teesside University this month (May) for a creative festival showcasing an amazing array of work.
04 May 2017
Experts who have worked on best-selling computer games and hit animated films will share their experiences with enthusiasts and industry professionals from across the globe at this year’s Animex Festival.
19 January 2016
Disney animation experts and creators of the World of Warcraft games are coming to Animex to talk about their work.
10 August 2015
Animex Awards 2016 – part of the Animex International Festival of Animation and Computer Games– are now open for entries.
08 July 2015
Teesside University’s annual Animex festival has been listed as one of the world’s top events by an influential international magazine.
26 May 2015
A childhood dream to write a book has finally become a reality for Teesside University academic Gabrielle Kent.
13 February 2015
Disney animator Zach Parrish talked about having the 'best job in the world' during a visit to Teesside University for the annual Animex international festival of animation and computer games.
13 February 2015
The Animex Awards winning and commended animations were announced and screened on Tuesday 11 February at Cineworld.
20 January 2015
A star line-up of some of the biggest names in animation and computer games will visit Teesside University in February for the annual Animex Festival.
22 December 2014
Two Teesside graduates have been named among the world’s leading young games developers.
20 August 2014
Teesside University's annual international festival of animation and computer games is going truly global with a major new event in Malaysia.
07 February 2014
An internationally recognised comics writer who has worked on famous titles such as Wonder Woman and Batman is travelling to Teesside University to talk about her remarkable career.
03 February 2014
Children discovered how animated movies and characters from their favourite cartoons and computer games are created at a special Teesside University event.
03 February 2014
A Teesside University graduate who has found success in the video games industry is returning to share his experiences at this year’s Animex festival.
17 January 2014
Animex, the international festival of animation and computer games, is returning to Teesside University with another star line-up which features some of the industry’s leading names.
18 March 2013
Teesside University academic Gabrielle Kent has been named as one of the top 100 women in the games industry by an influential gaming publication.
04 March 2013
A regular visitor to Teesside University’s annual festival of animation and computer games is celebrating triple success after scooping an Animex award to go alongside a recent Oscar and Bafta.
30 January 2013
A Danish graduate who launched a successful career in the games industry after completing a degree at Teesside University is returning to the region to speak at the annual Animex festival.
17 January 2013
Animex, the international festival of animation and computer games, is returning to Teesside with yet another star line-up featuring some of the industry’s leading names.
03 January 2013
From Spiderman to Hulk, Superman to Captain America, comic book heroes have kept fans devoted for generations.
09 November 2012
The fourteenth year of the UK's biggest festival of animation, visual effects and computer games promises to be the biggest and best yet and will introduce a full day of comics talks, and an Expo!
22 February 2012
The shortlisted films for the Animex Awards have been announced:
13 February 2012
Some of the biggest names in animation and computer games have hailed the Animex festival as a resounding success which boosts Teesside’s reputation all over the world.
13 February 2012
A university hailed the role of its Computing graduates as the finale of the record-breaking Harry Potter film franchise clinched a prestigious BAFTA.
06 February 2012
Teesside University graduate Dan Zelcs has worked on some of film’s biggest franchises including Harry Potter and The Chronicles of Narnia.
03 February 2012
Lead writer on hit Xbox title Gears of War 3, Karen Traviss, will be a guest speaker at this year’s Animex Festival, held at Teesside University from 6-10 February, 2012.
03 February 2012
Animex has joined forces with the organisers of the Annie's, animation's equivalent of the Oscars, to give you the chance to watch the entire ceremony live and direct from Los Angeles in the USA.
23 January 2012
From working as a puppeteer on Fraggle Rock to animating characters for the award-winning video game Portal 2, Karen Prell has had a long and distinguished career in animation and puppetry.
20 January 2012
Passes for Animex workshops and masterclasses are now available via the Animex web site. Tickets are very limited, so be quick to avoid missing out!
19 January 2012
If you want to be part of Animex 2012, you need to act quickly. Despite almost doubling capacity this year, passes for Animex Talk and Animex Game are almost gone.
12 January 2012
They have worked on classics such as The Lion King and Toy Story 2 – now some of the biggest names in animation and computer games will be welcomed to Teesside University for the 13th annual Animex festival.
06 January 2012
With only a few weeks remaining until Animex 2012 begins, organisers have decided to freeze the early booking rate for one more week to allow the few remaining seats to go to those who have not yet had chance to book a place at the UK's biggest and best festival of animation and computer games.
05 January 2012
You’ve heard of Scooby Doo and Bolt, now the University presents Nyle – the latest dog to work in the movies who is contributing to Animex – the University’s annual international festival of animation and computer games.
03 November 2011
Alumni of Teesside University are now able to purchase Animex passes at the student/unwaged rate.
31 October 2011
The organisers of the Animex Awards have extended the deadline for submissions to allow even more students to get their work in front of this year’s Animex Jury.
24 October 2011
Animex 2012 promises to be the biggest and best in the event’s history. The thirteenth year of the UK's biggest festival of animation, visual effects and computer games just got even bigger.
09 September 2011
The Animex Awards have been refreshed and revitalised for 2012. If you are a student who has completed a film as part of your course, the organisers of the biggest animation festival in the UK would love to see your work.
15 March 2011
Animex 2011 came to a close on Friday February 11 after an amazing insight into the work of Eric Goldberg from the man himself – capping another fantastic week, the Disney veteran left the arena to a standing ovation.
22 February 2011
A selection of films from the 2011 Animex Awards are now available for viewing
11 February 2011
A dazzling array of animation and computer games talent descended on the University for the twelfth Animex international festival of animation and computer games.
09 February 2011
02 February 2011
A new programme from onedotzero, based on our mechanical friends of the future, comes to Animex 2011.
26 January 2011
A dazzling array of animation and computer games talent is to appear at our twelfth Animex international festival.
05 January 2011
16 December 2010
Teesside University School of Computing graduate Phil Shoebottom won’t be experiencing the UK’s harsh winter, as he has clinched a top job in sunny San Francisco.
19 November 2010
During Animex week, members of the Star Wars Imperial Costuming Group, 99th Garrison, will be surprising audiences and giving fans of the Star Wars movies and games a chance to have their picture taken with their favourite heroes and villains.
11 October 2010
Prolific animation writer Eric Shaw is revisiting Animex in 2011. He talks about why he feels the festival is an important reason to return to the North East of England.
11 October 2010
On 7 February 2011, the curtains raises for the 12th Animex international festival of animation and computer games.
02 July 2010
The Animex Awards 2011 is now open for entries.
20 April 2010
As part of our ongoing commitment to recognise and reward student games and animation content from around the world the Animex Awards is proud to bring to you some of the entry highlights on DVD.
19 April 2010
Vivid dreams provided the inspiration for a short animated film by Teesside University computing graduate Eresha Sale.
16 March 2010
Another successful year comes to an end for Animex with everybody involved talking about Animex 2010 being the most exciting ever.