Award winning 2D Animation Studio based in Yorkshire, UK

Children of the Holocaust

Our much acclaimed 6 part series, animating interviews with Survivors of nazi persecution during World War Two, plus 6 live action interviews.

This won a Japan Prize, two Royal Television Society Yorkshire Awards and the Sandford St Martin’s Children’s Award, plus its very own BAFTA nomination.

It’s also been shortlisted for a British Animation Award, a Prix Europa Iris Award and a British Universities Film and Video Council Learning On Screen Award.

A full-length documentary version has been shown on BBC4 and has been broadcast in 10 countries around the world to date.

It has also been shortlisted for 10 international film and animation festivals around the world, including the prestigious Annecy Animation Festival.

Here’s a link to a UK playlist of our films on BBC Teach.


  • Director Zane Whittingham
  • Producer Kath Shackleton
  • Animator Oana Nechifor
  • Animator Ryan Jones
  • Background artist Laura Tattersfield
  • Additional animation Jade Hodgson
  • Additional animation Gat Powell
  • Music Paul Honey The Composer Works
  • Sound Dave Aston The Digital Audio Co
  • Edit Phil Bedwell The Other Planet
  • Exec Producer (editorial) Liz Molyneux
  • Live Action Filming Tim Baxter
  • Exec Producer (animation) Helen Brundson
  • Exec Producer/Commissioner BBC Learning Katy Jones
  • Awards Japan Prize Special Jury Award 2015
  • Awards Sandford St Martins Childrens Award 2015
  • Awards Best Animation Royal Television Society Yorkshire 2015
  • Awards Made in Yorkshire Royal Television Society Yorkshire 2015
  • Shortlist Long Form Animation British Animation Awards 2016
  • Shortlist Children's BAFTA Learning Secondary 2015
  • Shortlist Prix Europa Iris Award 2016
  • Shortlist British Universities Film and Video Council Learning Onscreen Award 2015
  • Festivals Sheffield DocFest UK, Bradford Animation Festival UK, Leeds Film Festival UK, Leeds Young Peoples Film Festival UK, Encounters Festival UK Anima Festival Belgium, Klik Animation Festival Netherlands, Annecy Animation Festival France, Szezcin European Film Festival Poland, Giffoni Film Festival Italy, Chicago Children's Film Festival USA, Filmstock Arizona Film Festival USA.
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