What a night! A bunch of BZ’ers celebrated the British Animation Awards 2022 at the BFI Southbank.
We were honoured to receive a whopping 11 total nominations for awards this year, including two nominations for Best Pre-School Series, two for Best Immersive, two for the LAMB award, and a nomination for the Social Good Award!
Shout out to Lucy Gatenby, BZ Prop Build Artist, who’s film was nominated for Best Undergraduate Film. What an incredible achievement across the board for BZ’ers!
We were over the moon to take home the Best Pre-School Series award for Pip and Posy. Massive congratulations to the director of the show, Matt Tea, and the whole brilliant Pip and Posy team.
Proud to see Look Dev Artist, Lisa-Mae Evans, receive an honorary mention for the LAMB Award for her brilliant development work on shows like The Adventures of Paddington, as well as her outreach work including mentoring for Access:VFX.
The Shortform team were awarded with Best Immersive for our VR short film, The Beast! Congratulations to Grant Berry and Dane Winn who directed the VR film and the talented team behind the short. A big thank you to the team at Oculus.
Shoutout to Author and Illustrator, Rachel Bright, for creating this special award for Best Immersive!
Thanks once again to the team at British Animation Awards for organising a lovely evening and how special it was to catch up with animation folks! A big congratulations to all the other winners that evening, read the full winners list on the British Animation Awards website.