Lucy Izzard


Lucy has a style full of warmth, character and sensitivity, and has worked with multiple renowned animation companies over the years.

She has been an illustrator and animator as well as a series director, and her work has won numerous awards starting with her graduation film ‘Tea Total’ which won the BBC Three ‘New Talent Award’ for animation in 2005.  She went on to win an RTS Award for her series work, as well as a British Animation Award for her short film ‘Katie’s Story’.

In 2014 she directed the award-winning ‘Pantosaurus’, an animated song that was commissioned by the NSPCC, as well as the poignant ‘Casper’s Magical Journey’, a ‘based on real-life’ animated film for the charity Cats Protection.

Lucy is writer and director on The Very Small Creatures - a BAFTA®-nominated stop motion series for one to three-year-olds that follows five curious, toddler-like clay creatures who explore a child’s play area when no one’s around. 

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Helen Argo

Executive Producer - Commercials & Short Form

Helen is responsible for the studio’s Commercials and Short Form productions, creating animated and digital content for advertising agencies, third party brands as well as Aardman’s own IP. Most recently she has produced The Bear and the Squirrel - a 4D film for Efteling, and stop motion musical short Robin Robin for Netflix.

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Steve Harding-Hill

Creative Director

Steve became Creative Director for Aardman’s Commercials and Short Form division in 2016 and is responsible for the creative direction of the studios partner content productions.

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