Will Becher

Animator/Animation Director

Will Becher - Aardman Animations

Animator and Director Will Becher has over 20 years experience working in stop-motion. Since his first paid job making plasticine wings for Aardman’s Chicken Run, he has worked on some of the studios biggest projects including Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the Sheep, The Pirates and Creature Comforts. Since 2015 Will has been working with Nick Park as Animation Director on his caveman feature film Early Man. Website: www.willbecher.co.uk Twitter: @will_becher

aardman animation

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Animex AVFX
Aardman Animation - Early man

In this talk we will take a look behind-the-scenes of Aardman Animation's latest film by the Academy Award winning Nick Park. Set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures and woolly mammoths roamed the earth, Early Man tells the story of Dug, along with sidekick Hognob as they unite his tribe against a mighty enemy Lord Nooth and his Bronze Age City to save their home. Using rarely seen footage, Animation Director, Will Becher, talks through some of the amazing craft that went into making Aardman's most ambitious feature film to date.

17 May 2018 | 16:00