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.
This video was made by the Power & Control Group, who are a group of people that act as the voice of people with learning disabilities in Islington. This group is commissioned by Islington as part of the Consultation Services contract, which focuses on user & carer feedback of issues and learning disabilities services in the borough. Edited by Saranne Bensusan.
Written and performed by Paul Stanworth.
DOP, Editor and Grader – Saranne Bensusan
In October 2014, Outward hosted their Customer Conference at Tottenham Town Hall in north London to give customers an opportunity to say what they liked about the services provided by Outward and what they could do better.
In 2015 Outward celebrates its 40th birthday.
It was way back in 1975 that Outward first started supporting people with learning disabilities to move out of large institutions, like Leytonstone House Hospital, and into their own homes; living in the community and ‘out of the wards’. Outward now support over 1,000 people in ten London boroughs.
Creature Creator Chris Wright talks about the processes involved in bringing the characters to life in this short video which includes behind-the-scenes footage and images of their construction.
This video is available as a bonus feature when you purchase The Hunting of the Snark on either: