It’s that time of year when the industry takes a moment to reflect on its achievements of the past 12 months. The British Academy of Film & Television has announced its Children’s Awards nominees meant to recognize the best and brightest in the UK kids entertainment industry. Read on to find out who made the cut in key animation, channel of the year and indie production company of the year categories.
And the nominees are…
Charlie and Lola Christmas Special, Tiger Aspect Productions and CBeebies and CBBC
Oban Star Racers, Sav! The World Productions and Jetix
The Secret Show, Collingwood O’Hare Entertainment, CBeebies and CBBC.
Shaun The Sheep Aardman Animations, CBeebies, CBBC
Gil Kenan, director, Monster House
Jane Laffey, producer, See Something, Say Something
Charlie Martin, director, My Life As a Popat
Hannah Pescod, producer, That Summer Day
Channel of the Year:
Nick Jr. UK
Independent Production Company of the Year:
Tiger Aspect Productions
Twenty Twenty Television
Charlie and Lola
The awards are being presented by BAFTA and Electronic Arts on Sunday, November 25 at the London Hilton. A full list can be found at http://www.bafta.org/site/page133.html .