Tim Searle

Tim Searle Tim set up Triffic Films in 1989 after gaining his BA Animation at the then West Surrey College of Art & Design in Farnham. Triffic produce animation and graphics primarily for broadcast comedy. Credits include: Have I Got News For You, Human Remains, The Catherine Tate Show and Ideal.

In 2001 he formed 2DTV with producer Giles Pilbrow and writer Georgia Pritchett, to make the award winning topical sketch show ‘2DTV’ for ITV1. Made 5 series and the controversial music promo for George Michael’s ‘Shoot the Dog’. He also formed Baby Cow Animation with Steve Coogan and Henry Normal. In 2004 he produced I Am Not An Animal, six 30 minutes animated comedy drama for BBC2 , written by Peter Baynham.

Tim continues to run Triffic as well as working with 2DTV and Baby Cow Animation. He is constantly in production with tv graphics, the occasional commercial and work for the web and 3g phones.

Tim is External Assessor for the animation degree course at the University College for the Creative Arts at Farnham.