First screening in SVT

SVT, The Swedish public service broadcaster, will broadcast Aston’s Presents for the first time on
3rd June 2012 at 18:01.

Reruns at 11 June 17:35
and 23 June 07:50.

The film is on the Internet in SVT Play for 30 days.
The short film is also planned to be broadcast later this year on YLE (Finland ) and NRK (Norway).

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Aston’s Presents in Oberhausen

Now in it’s 58′s year, the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen has become one of the world’s most respected film events – a place where filmmakers and artists ranging from Roman Polanski to Cate Shortland, from George Lucas to Pipilotti Rist have presented their first films.

We are proud that our latest shot animation, Aston’s Presents is in competition in the Children’s and Youth Cinema program (age 3 and over).
The program is set to
• SAT, 28 April, Sunset, 10.30 a.m.
• MON, 30 April, Lichtburg, 10.30 h

This will be the International Premiere of the film.

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Films In Denmark

Aston is staring as a cover boy in the Danish poster of “Børnebiffen”.

Børnebiffen is organized by the Danish Film Institute to give municipalities and theaters in whole Denmark the possibility to screen quality children’s films.

You can also see our Spot and Splodge in Snowstorm (or as they call it “Prik og Plet i sneen“) in one of the Danish film packages.

And soon they will also have our Spot and Splodge at the Dentist in Danish.

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New music

An excerpt of the music to our new film Aston’s Presents can be found now in the MUSIC section of our site. A page for the film is not yet set.
It is the second film about Aston and it’s based on a book by Lotta Geffenblad from 2008 with the same title. The film is 9 minutes long and it will be released in 2012.

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At the Dentist in Ale Kino!

Spot and Splodge at the Dentist (>>) is in competition in Poland.
It is 29th edition of Ale Kino! in Poznan.
In 2007 our film Aston’s Stones won the Silver Goats there. Let’s hope for gold this time! …

The film will be screened on

  • Mon, 2011-12-05 09:30
  • Tue, 2011-12-06 09:30

 

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Secrets of the production

Just before the premiere in the theatres in France, 30 November, our French distributor Les Films Du Preau created a PDF document that can be downloaded and also be used as an exhibition in cinemas with what they call The Secrets of the Producion (Secrets de fabrication).

Here’s the link to that document. Though it’s in French it’s easy it’s follow.

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Arla and CreepShool Galleries

Both the Arla milk packages gallery and the characters of CreepShool are up in the Portfolio section.
sea cow illustration for milk packages 2011Creepschool character design

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Reviews (in swedish)

Slå er ner med era minsta och njut av en stunds kontemplativ underhållning“. Ronny Svensson TV4.

Ibland är faktiskt filmen bättre än boken!“. Barnkulturbloggen Malena Jansson

En glädje för både stora och små“. TT Spektra

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TV4 review (in Swedish) = 4 Suns :)

Ronny Svensson på TV4′s Nyhetsmorgon recenserar Prick och Fläck på Pricken och ger den 4 Solar!

De visar även boken i På Pricknick i Pixi format och ett par filmsnuttar.
Kolla även Ronnys blogg.
En “Underbart fint“.

Titta på TV4 Play.

 

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Aston’s Stones in the theater

Since last year Aston’s Stones has been doing greatly as a theater play at Teater Pero. Apart from being played in Pero’s theater in Stockholm it has been touring Sweden and even had a visit to Copenhagen. Until now they’ve been playing Aston more than 220 times on stage! The play is based on the book by Lotta Geffenblad, but the theater group made it’s on interpretation with great music and and pantomime acts. They do speak though …

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Premiere

Our latest pre-school feature “Spot and Splodge on the spot” will be out in the theaters in sweden on 4th November.
After a few years of work we can finally proudly present 6 new stories about Spot and Splodge.
Our distributor is Folkets Bio.

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Feelgood portfolio

The Feelgood portolio is now online.
topptidning

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