We'll be returning to HOME after a highly successful first year that saw sell out performances, screenings and events led by key figures from the world of animation, attracting a total of over 4,400 attendances over 3... Read More >
From the kitchen table to the red carpet the team of Aardman animations have a lot to celebrate as they enter their 40th year and they’ll be doing so at the Manchester Animation Festival. Co-founders Peter Lord and... Read More >
Last night at a small event, we announced the dates for the 2016 edition of the festival which will run on the 15, 16 and 17 November 2016 and will once again take place at HOME in Manchester. We were joined by Ian... Read More >
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