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Kath Shackleton is producer of Fettle Animation, a 2D Studio based in Marsden, near Huddersfield in West Yorkshire.
She set up her company with her partner Zane Whittingham, an animator with over 25 years’ experience. They produce award winning character animation for broadcast, web and digital devices.
Their animated documentary series Children of the Holocaust, made with BBC Learning won the Japan Prize Special Jury Prize, the first Sandford St Martin’s Children’s Awards, two RTS Yorkshire Awards and was nominated for a Children’s BAFTA.
Panel: Finance, Tax and Funding
Introduced by: Rosemary Klein The Television Affairs Consultancy Speakers: Charles Leveque Harbottle & Lewis Anna Mansi BFI Mark Rowland Compact Media Group Harvey Shackleton Compact Media Group This panel delivered a complete run down of the latest news on tax breaks, new funding initiatives and project finance approaches. Anna Mansi:…
Case Study 2: One Dream/Two Dreamers – Co-developing Animation
Rosemary Klein (The Television Affairs Consultancy) took us through a fictional scenario with Andrew Baker (Kidscave Entertainment) and Deborah Thorpe (The Television Affairs Consultancy) Andrew played the "talented" animator and director with his pre-school series ‘Rollies’ featuring his original characters. And Deborah, was the owner of animation company Moon Productions, who is being…
Keynote: Animation UK - a New Initiative
Keynote Speaker: Oli Hyatt, Creative Director Blue Zoo and Chair Animation UK Greg Childs, Editorial Director of the CMC, introduced Oli Hyatt as a great supporter of the Animation Exchange, the CMC and of course the UK animation sector as he and the organisation created for that purpose - Animation UK…