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Pineapple Squared Entertainment creative director passes away

UK-based Pineapple Squared Entertainment's creative director David Mitton died unexpectedly last week, according to a company statement released today.
May 28, 2008

UK-based Pineapple Squared Entertainment’s creative director David Mitton died unexpectedly last week, according to a company statement released today.

At the time of his death, Mitton was overseeing a number of creative projects, including the animated boys-skewing epic Adventures on Orsum Island.

Mitton had been a well-respected member of the UK creative industry since the 1980s, when he co-founded Clearwater Films and went on to develop Thomas the Tank Engine.

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