Project Description

Comics Britannia

BBC FOUR

Shortlisted for the Royal Television Society Awards, in the Craft & Design, Programme Content category.

Following the success of ‘Animation Nation’, Kiss My Pixel were commissioned to creatively direct Comics Britannia; a dazzling three-part series celebrating the classic comic strips of the past 70 years, which became the keystone of the Comics Britannia season.

Narrated by Armando Iannucci, it featured interviews with the creators of iconic characters from The Beano, Bunty, Commando, Viz, 2000AD, V for Vendetta and many more.Working closely with each director, Kiss My Pixel styled each programme’s timeline from the first frame to the last, creating comic book style interview environments, dynamic parallax sequences and special effects, styling and grading all digital rostrum, live action and archive.