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Aardman: Animating Early Man exhibition opens at Bristol’s M Shed

Fans of Aardman’s 2018 film Early Man will be able to explore the making of the movie in a new ‘behind the scenes’ exhibition at Bristol’s M Shed.

Aardman & Studiocanal release new trailer for forthcoming film Farmageddon, featuring track by The Vaccines & Kylie Minogue

Aardman and Studiocanal have release a new trailer for Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon featuring “LAZY”, an original song performed by The Vaccines and Kylie Minogue.

Vanish advert behind the scenes

Behind the scenes with Aardman and Vanish

In our latest campaign, we partnered with stain removal experts Vanish to produce an advert for its Gold Crystal White product.

Shaun the Sheep Adventure Farmer Ted's

Aardman and Farmer Ted’s Adventure Farm announce UK’s first permanent Shaun the Sheep farm attraction

Aardman and Farmer Ted’s Adventure Farm are delighted to announce a long-term deal to bring Shaun the Sheep to his first permanent UK farm attraction.

StorySign Cannes Lions

Success for StorySign at Cannes Lions 2019

StorySign won a number of awards last week at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2019.

Pop Paper City

Aardman appointed as distribution partner for preschool property, Pop Paper City

Aardman’s International Sales and Acquisitions arm has been appointed as distribution partner for LoveLove Films' new preschool series, Pop Paper City.

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Global retailer Animation Toolkit launches Aardman armature kit

Stop motion armature specialist Animation Toolkit has partnered with Aardman to design and create a bespoke armature kit.

Aardman's Lucy Izzard directs animation to celebrate 30th birthday of LGBT equality charity, Stonewall

Aardman is proud to help celebrate the 30th anniversary of LGBT equality charity, Stonewall with creative agency, Mr. President. Original Stonewall founder Sir Ian McKellen lends his infamous baritone voice to the animated film from BAFTA-nominated Lucy Izzard.

Efteling launches new 3D film in collaboration with Aardman

Aardman's first piece of original content for a theme park environment is launched in collaboration with Efteling

Aardman projects win at #OSawards

The annual One Show Awards took place in New York this week, where two Aardman projects took home prizes...

MORPH STARS IN TESCO AD

Tesco has brought back more iconic characters from across the decades, as second ad to celebrate its 100th anniversary airs on TV and appears on billboards, bus stops and in newspapers across Britain.

Wallace & Gromit to help find the audience of the future

Wallace & Gromit set to help find audience of the future with new immersive storytelling experience.

‘SHAUN THE SHEEP FARM GARDEN’ ATTRACTION OPENS IN JAPAN

Shaun the Sheep Farm Garden attraction opens a the English Garden Rosa & Berry, Tawada.

Aardman & Studiocanal introduce new character Lu-La in Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon trailer and poster

Aardman and Studiocanal introduce Lu-La; a new, out-of-this-world character in the latest trailer, poster and stills for Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon.

Sweet Cherry Publishing acquire the publishing rights to Aardman's Shaun the Sheep

Sweet Cherry Publishing has acquired the publishing rights to Aardman’s much-loved family brand Shaun the Sheep.

Shaun the Sheep in Shanghai: A Location-based, Mixed Reality Cinema Experience

COPD patients in Greater Manchester get the Aardman treatment in new animation

Patients in Greater Manchester have lent their voices and stories to a new Aardman animation, the creators of “Wallace & Gromit”, focused on COPD.

AARDMAN SALES & ACQUISITIONS ARM TO PRESENT NEW CONTENT SLATE AT KIDSCREEN SUMMIT

Aardman to showcase new studio slate alongside third party producer properties at annual content summit.

Christmas TV Schedule 2019

Christmas Gift Guide 2018

SHAUN THE SHEEP TO JOIN TEAM GB FLOCK FOR TOKYO 2020

Shaun the Sheep to become official supporter of Team GB at Tokyo 2020 with exciting new joint licensing initiative.

Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon - bespoke teaser trailer and first look image and poster released

Aardman and STUDIOCANAL launch exciting bespoke teaser trailer, first look image and poster for upcoming movie sequel 'Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon'.

OSCAR WINNING STUDIO AARDMAN DETERMINES ITS OWN FUTURE THROUGH EMPLOYEE OWNERSHIP

Co-founders Peter Lord and David Sproxton announce sale of company to workforce to prepare for the long term future

11-11: MEMORIES RETOLD LAUNCHES AHEAD OF WWI CENTENARY

Bandai Namco, Aardman and DigixArt are delighted to launch new console game 11-11: Memories Retold ahead of the centenary of WW1.

Animated film 'New Mindset' is launched on World Mental Health Day

Stephen Fry voices new Aardman animation on the shocking state of mental health worldwide

Aardman secure new licensing partners for Shaun the Sheep and Wallace & Gromit

Aardman sign a host of new deals ahead of Europe's biggest licensing show

Aardman Sales & Acquisitions arm bolster portfolio with new preschool properties

Aardman's international rights division take on global sales and distribution for exciting new animated series.

Shaun the Sheep attraction to open at Paradise Country in Australia

Shaun and the flock head down under with new family attraction opening on Australia's Gold Coast.

'Shaun the Sheep Farm Garden' attraction to open in Japan

'Shaun the Sheep Farm Garden' to open at English Garden Rosa & Berry in Tawada, Japan in 2019.

World-class talent & release date announced alongside new trailer launch for 11:11 Memories Retold

World-class talent announced Elijah Wood and Sebastian Koch announced alongside release date and new trailer for 11-11: Memories Retold.

New learning series 'Learning Time with Timmy' launches on YouTube

Aardman have today launched Learning Time with Timmy – a new online series created in partnership with the British Council, world experts in teaching English.

Gromit Unleashed 2: Trail Locations Released

With less than two months to go, The Grand Appeal have announced the trail locations for this summer's charity arts trail Gromit Unleased 2.

Aardman, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment and DigixArt collaborate to create 11:11 Memories Retold

Aardman, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment and DigixArt collaborate to create an artistic story-driven experience set during World War I

AARDMAN’S PARTNER CONTENT DIVISION EXPANDS INTO NEW TERRITORIES AND ADDS TALENT TO DIRECTORIAL ROSTER

Aardman's Partner Content divisions hires Jungler to represent the studio's advertising business in France and further bolsters it's directorial roster by signing two new directors.

BRYAN CRANSTON CONFRONTS MISUNDERSTANDING OF DEMENTIA…USING AN ORANGE

Breaking Bad star calls on nation to #ShareTheOrange to get people thinking differently about dementia.

Aardman & Science Museum Group bring objects to life with Treasure Hunters app

Aardman and Science Museum Group bring museum displays to life and build understanding of how science impacts our everyday lives with new Treasure Hunters app.

Aardman shows the impact of Malaria in animated film as part of global awareness campaign

Aardman shows the impact of the world’s oldest and deadliest disease as part of global campaign demanding bold political action on malaria.

Aardman and Land's End open 'Aardman Presents: A Grand Experience' this February

The new ‘Aardman Presents: A Grand Experience’, attraction is based at Land’s End and open's to visitors this February half term.

Hopster Studios Licenses its Original Content to Aardman for Global Distribution

New agreement with Aardman marks Hopster’s move towards content development and licensing for broad-based audiences worldwide.

New 'Playtime with Pantosaurus' game helps keep kids safe from abuse

Aardman have produced a new game for NSPCC which aims to keep children safe from sexual abuse.

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