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Peter Bishop

Lecturer in Animation

School of Journalism, Media and Performance

Victoria Building

PJBishop1@uclan.ac.uk

Pete is an animation direction, designer, film maker and part time UCLan lecturer for animation degree. He has founded Film Garage in London and has previously worked for Passion Pictures, Pete now works in his studio down in London. He has worked on many TV branding commercials for; Disney, MTV, Hallmark and many more.

Full Profile

Pete is an animation direction, designer, film maker and part time UCLan lecturer for animation degree. He has founded Film Garage in London and has previously worked for Passion Pictures, Pete now works in his studio down in London. He has worked on many TV branding commercials for; Disney, MTV, Hallmark and many more.

Pete has received a number of awards from his work in the animation industry, this includes;

  • World Promax for Car Horn orchestra 1996
  • Two british animation awards [ Best TV series BAA for ‘Bromwell High’ 2006 , broadcast design for HAFF titles 2010 ]
  • Annecy Animation Festival Crystal for ‘How to Destroy the World’ 2009
  • Zagreb Film Festival best commissioned film for ‘Oil Story ‘ 2011,
  • Honorary webby for ‘freewheelers’ live action documentary series for Babelgum 2010 Olivier award nomination as director of animation at national theatre for ‘England people very nice ’ 2009 in set design category.

The animated shorts ‘How to Destroy the World ’ created for Discovery Channel ,the ‘Ocean Wonderland’ shorts created for Greenpeace and ‘Oil Story’ have each been in over 30 film festivals and won several Environmental Awards and is apart of British Council Archive, and are used in schools in Germany.

Teaching Activities

First and Third year students at UCLAN

Social Media

Pete's Website

Pete's Vimeo 

Projects

TV SERIES DEVELOPMENT CO-PRODUCTION with BRAINPOWER STUDIOS CANADA of ‘NOOTOPIA’ with STEVEN APPLEBY AND FRANK COTTRELL-BOYCE. Trailer premiered MIP Cannes 2016

Animation Director on ‘AS I AM: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF DJAM’

Feature documentary, world class Promax awards

Premiered Tribeca 2015

Conferences

Speaker at PROMAX /BDA ASIA , in SINGAPORE DECEMBER 2015

External Activities

Visiting lecturer at UAL Central St Martins on MA Animation course 2012 to present