Insurance Company Launches Animation Competition

by Dave Allen | | Category: Opportunities | Permalink

An Insurance company have taken the unusual step of creating a competition for animators to animate their next corporate video.

Box Legal are inviting animators to create a short animated “humorous corporate video, roughly based on [their] example script.”

The best video will “receive a £1500 cash prize and the opportunity to work with Box Legal again in the future (at an agreed rate),” with the second prizes £500 and £50 respectively.

Videos will be judged on originality, substance and a clear message.

The deadline for entries is midnight, 31st July 2011.

To find out how to enter your film, please see for further details.


Animation Studio Moves to Birmingham

by Dave Allen | | Category: Features | Permalink

Olly the Little White Van by Blink AnimationThe latest animation company to move to Birmingham's popular Fazeley Studios, Blink Animation, are currently settling into their new surroundings whilst working on a myriad of big budget, animated children's TV series' for ITV. Animation Forum WM caught up with Managing Director Dave Garbett, to welcome the latest animation production studio to relocate to the area. [More]