hot on the trail of the Portsmouth film festival’s award, Saranne Bensusan‘s stop-motion adventure The Hunting of the Snark has been awarded Best Animated Feature by the Maverick Movie Awards. Our director, Saranne Bensusan, received two nominations for Best Director and Best Editing. There was a “Best Music” nomination for our composer, Guthrie Lowe, for his wonderful score. Last but by no means least, a Nomination for Special achievement in Art Direction & Set Design (Saranne Bensusan and Chris Wright) read more
The Film guide for the Portsmouth International Film Festival, where The Hunting of the Snark plays of Friday, is now available online. The Snark is nominated for two awards: “Best Animated Feature” and “Best Sound Design in an Animation” and will be playing on screen one at the University. read more
The Hunting of the Snark has been nominated in five categories by the Maverick Movie Awards, these are Best Animation,Best Director, Best Editing, Best Music and Special Achievement in Art Direction and Set Design, shared by Saranne Bensusan and Chris Wright. read more
The Screening of The Hunting of the Snark at the Portsmouth International Film Festival has been announced for Friday the 23rd of September and will take place on Screen one, which is located at The Eldon Building at The University of Portsmouth (PO1 2DJ). The Snark has been nominated in two categories, “Best animated feature” and “Sound Design in an Animation” and the screenings at the University are free for Students to attend. read more
Our multi-award winning stop-MOTION animation, The Hunting of the Snark, is now available to watch for free on Amazon for Prime Subscribers!
The film finished post production in April 2015, and went to the Marché du Film at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2015, where it was well received. Since then, it has made the official selection of 10 international film festivals, including three comic cons, and has also been selected for Toronto Film Week in September 2016, which runs alongside the Toronto Film Festival. It has also picked up six awards during its time on the festival circuit. read more