Children’s BBC Animated Idents from the 1990s

Thursday, October 25, 2012

I love animated idents; they’re a hidden gem of animation as branding that has long disappeared from American TV screens but continues to enjoy a prominent place in…

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Is The BBC Olympics Ad A Rip-Off?

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

To use the tired old quote, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. However the line where it turns from imitation to blatant plagiarism is a blurry one…

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“Visual Creator” Sues the BBC for £2m for Copyright Infringement

Friday, November 18, 2011

Images (with apologies) via the UK Daily Mail Here we go again. This time from the UK, where Michael Mitchell is suing the BBC for copyright infringement over…

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Top Gear Meets My Little Pony

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

While this blog may not necessarily approve of anything My Little Pony-related, it will always approve of anything Tog Gear-related. Via:The Top Gear Tumbleleog Share this… email Facebook…

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This Video Has 7 Million Views for a Very Good Reason

Friday, June 17, 2011

Fireman Sam is just one of a long, long line of children’s shows featuring respectable members of the community who serve as a role model for kids. I…

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There’s a Good Chance You Weren’t Aware of This Documentary on Animation.

Monday, March 28, 2011

There’s no picture for the simple reason that I couldn’t find any! So instead, here’s the theme tune, courtesy of the composer, Mark Pringle. [audio:http://animationanomaly.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/tv_stay_tooned_theme.mp3|titles=BBC Stay Tooned Theme]…

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Classic Children’s Stop-motion Animation: Postman Pat Goes Sledging

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

As a kid, perhaps my favourite TV show was Postman Pat, the classic, stop-motion series about a British postman with the catchy theme tune and his adventures in…

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