Aardman Animations

British animation studio

Aardman Animations Ltd., also known as Aardman, is a British stop-motion clay animation studio in Bristol, England. It is known for using techniques with the characters Wallace and Gromit modelled in plasticine. It successfully entered the computer animation market with Flushed Away (2006).

Their stop-motion films are among the highest-grossing stop-motion films of all time. Their debut, Chicken Run (2000), is their top-grossing film. It is the highest-grossing stop-motion film of all time.[1]

In 1991, Park's short, Creature Comforts, was the first Aardman production to win an Academy Award.

Creative peopleEdit

The leading members of the company have got recognition from the British award system. They are (alphabetical order):

Other websitesEdit


  1. Wheatley, Cliff (17 June 2014). "Top 10 DreamWorks Animation Movies". IGN. Retrieved 26 July 2015. Impressively, Chicken Run is still the highest grossing stop motion animated movie of all time.