Animation Companies

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London is a global animation success story attracting the best creative and production talent to its studios. Coupled with one of the most attractive simple tax credit in the world (Learn more about Tax Relief for Animation). London is the largest animation hub in the UK with more than fifty world-class animation producers and studios specialising in 2D, CGI and stop-frame animation. Our studios have been working with international partners for more than twenty-five years delivering some of the finest and innovative animation seen on screens big and small around the world.

Whatever you are looking for in animation London can deliver. Whether you are considering setting up a studio here or looking for the right partner for your project, we offer free advice and guidance on all aspects as the project progresses through to delivery.

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Bigfatstudio Limited

Children's series production and supervision, Pre-school and tween, CGI, 2D and Stop-frame. Have managed and produced Feature films, TV Series and Half hour specials.

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Blink Industries

Brodacast Production Company - Animated and Puppet TV shows

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CAKE is an award-winning company specialising in the production, distribution, development, financing and brand development of kids’ and family properties.

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Est in 1991, Cinesite is one of the world’s most highly respected independent digital entertainment studios, producing award-winning animation and visual effects for film, broadcast & SVOD platforms.

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Dazzle Ship

Animation, motion graphics + design creative production agency based in London. Working across broadcast, gaming, advertising and NFT.

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DNEG Feature Animation

A division of the award-winning global VFX studio, DNEG Feature Animation collaborates with filmmakers and IP owners to create high-end full CG animated films and series.

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GFM Animation

GFM Animation is a production, financing & distribution sales company with proven expertise in guiding entertaining, independent animated features from development to delivery.

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Hocus Pocus Studios LTD

2d and 3d animation for gaming, social, broadcast and film. A paricularl emphasis on creating distinctive, colourful work.

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Hoho Entertainment LTD

Hoho Entertainment is a children's production and distribution company with a mission to make kids' content to entertain and delight children worldwide.

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Illuminated Films

Illuminated Films is a multi-BAFTA nominated animation studio with several successful 2D series under its belt plus producers of television specials and film adaptations.

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The Line Animation

An animation studio founded by artists and filmmakers, with projects from advertising and interactive to music videos and original content.

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Locksmith Animation

Established in 2014 and based in London, Locksmith Animation (LSA) is the UK’s first dedicated CG feature animation studio producing high-end CG animated films for global distribution.

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Loose Moose Productions

BAFTA nominated producer, Glenn Holberton's puppet and stop-motion animation production company.

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Lupus Films

Lupus Films is an International EMMY award-winning production company known for high-quality family entertainment and in particular hand-drawn animated adaptations of classic works of literature.

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Moth Studio

Working in 2D and 3D we create animation that has a vivid and distinct voice whether it’s for commercials, shorts, music videos or branded content.

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Nexus Studios

Home to world-leading voices in animation, Nexus Studios is an Oscar and Emmy-nominated, BAFTA-winning studio collaborating on features, TV series, branded content and interactive projects.

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ReDefine Animation

ReDefine is a global animation and visual effects company that provides creative animation services to expanding international markets and to independent filmmakers everywhere.

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Seed Animation Studio

Animated stories crafted with personality, warmth and wit. Short form commercial animation for agencies and brands.

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Snafu Pictures

Snafu Pictures is an animation production company developing character-driven projects where craft, both in visual execution and narrative storytelling, is at a project’s core.

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Snipple Originals

Snipple Originals creates and develops it’s own IP. We also provide a full pre production pipeline for animation across all genres.

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Space Age Films

Animation and Live Action, home of producer/director/writer, Robert Chandler. Projects range from The Deep to The Canterville Ghost to A Christmas Number One.

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Tiger Aspect Kids and Family

Tiger Aspect Kids and Family are multi-BAFTA award-winning producers who have created iconic series including Charlie and Lola and Mr Bean.

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If you have any questions regarding animation companies or would like to be added to these listings, please contact Julian Scott.