Alka-Seltzer (c) Passion Pictures/Abbot Mead Vickers 1997
Plink Plink Fizz!
This tequila worm clearly "had one too many".
52 x 10 minute episodes.
The stories tell of the exciting adventures of five cuddly toys who live on a shelf in Timothy’s bedroom, each with a distinct personality of their own. Pre-school model animation adapted from the books written and illustrated by Ivy Wallace.
Twenty-six-minute model animation directed by award-winning Rory Bresnihan. The film was financed by The Irish Film Board, RTE and The Film Council, and is voiced by Alfred Molina, Dom Irrera and Michael McElhatton. It premiered at the Cork Film Festival where it won the audience award.
Bill and Ben
Produced by Cosgrove Hall for the BBC.
At the bottom of a garden, in two large flowerpots, live BILL and BEN, who are lively, mischievous and playfully, good-natured characters made from .... flowerpots!
Always together, they have fun, play tricks and create well-meaning mayhem everywhere in the garden, helped and hindered by their many friends, chief of which is their wise advisor, WEED, who has grown between their flowerpot homes.
Bob The Builder
Bob the Builder follows the adventures of Bob and his Machine Team: Scoop the digger, Muck the digger dumper, Dizzy the cement mixer, Lofty the crane and Roley the steamroller, along with Bob's business partner Wendy and Pilchard the cat who are all based at Bob's Builder's Yard.
As well as making the long-running series, HOT Animation have produced several Bob "Specials", which give an extra insight into the World of Bob and introduce new characters and new countries. They have featured characters like Bob's previously unseen family, and guest star voices include Elton John, Chris Evans, Noddy Holder, Alison Steadman, Stephen Tompkinson, Brenda Blethyn, June Whitfield and Richard Briers.
The first Special, "A Christmas To Remember" received a Children's BAFTA 2003 for the Best Animation.