Aardman announce 2018 release dates for 'Early Man'
ardman and STUDIOCANAL today announce 2018 release dates for Aardman’s hilarious new adventure, ‘Early Man’ directed by Nick Park.
STUDIOCANAL is co-financing and will distribute in its own territories, the UK, France, Germany, Australia and New Zealand, selling worldwide. The BFI (British Film Institute) is also a partner on the film.
UK: January 26th 2018
France: January 31st 2018
Germany: March 29th 2018
Australia/NZ: March 29th 2018
‘Early Man’ continues the production partnership with Aardman and STUDIOCANAL following the success of ‘Shaun the Sheep The Movie’ directed by Mark Burton and Richard Starzak.
‘Shaun the Sheep The Movie’ is nominated for an EE British Academy Award for Animated Film, also announced today.
‘Early Man’ is a stop-frame feature film by BAFTA and Academy Award winning director, Nick Park, produced by Aardman. Supported by accomplished screenwriters Mark Burton and John O’Farrell this new film will take audiences into a dramatic prehistoric world and unleash an unforgettable cast of hilarious new characters. It is also Park’s first feature film since Academy Award winning ‘Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-rabbit’.
Set at the dawn of time, when dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures roamed the earth, ‘Early Man’ tells the story of how one plucky caveman sets off to unite his tribe against a mighty enemy and saves the day…