The BAA is held every two years (this year is its 24th edition) and is different from other animation festivals in the prizes, which treats winners of each category with an original artwork produced by some of the finest artists and animators working in the creative industries. Just awarded on march 12 of this year, here are the stop motion ones; enjoy!:
Directed by Aardman’s Danny Capozzi
Winning Category : Best Social Good
Talking about mental health, this video explained it beautifully.
A Shaun The Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
Director: Will Becher, Richard Phelan
Winning Category : Best Long Form Animation
“Shaun the Sheep and the flock, encounter a cute alien with extraordinary powers, who crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm and would soon have to find a way to return her home in order to prevent an alien invasion called Farmageddon.”
The Wind in the Willows – The Wildlife Trust
Director: Matthew Day, Thomas Harnett O’Meara
Winning Category : Best Animation in a Commercial
With the slogan “Let´s put nature into recovery”, The popular characters lend their voice to The Wildlife Trust in this commercial.
Da Vinci Learning
Winning Category : Best Film or TV/Graphic/Motion Design
Director: Chris Randall
For the German educational channel Da Vinci Learning, Chris Randall (Second Home Studio) used multiple techniques and disciplines, showing a wide variety of idents.