July 31, 2013 @ 3:21 pm

Flipped Podcast #6: Joris van Hulzen

Welcome to the sixth episode of Flipped. After a bit of a summer break, we're back and delighted to present to you an interview with Joris van Hulzen - animator and director on projects as diverse as Peppa Pig and The Big Knights to Tim Burton's The Corpse Bride and the Amazing World of Gumball. Enjoy.

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Podcast Contents

00:01 - Intro

01:10 - Education and Early Work

04:54 - Moving to London - Stardust,

06:00 - Meeting Mark Barker and Neville Astley

08:27 - The Big Knights

11:22 - Freelancing in London - Studio AKA, Pesky

13:20 - 3D vs 2D Animation

14:10 - Peppa Pig series 1 -  Beginnings

17:48 - Peppa Pig - Success

20:21 - Hopping around - Uli Meyers, Passion, Studio AKA, The Corpse Bride

22:36 -Peppa Pig Series 2 & Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

28:04 - The Amazing World of Gumball

30:43 - Directing Peppa

33:25 - The Animation Process


The Big Knights - You can buy the Big Knights on Blu Ray/DVD here

Peppa Pig (can be seen on TV channels all over the world including RTE Jr)

The Corpse Bride (watch out for 2D shadow animation!)

Ben & Holly's Little Kingdom (can be seen on Channel Five, Nick Jr and RTE Jr)

The Amazing World of Gumball (Can be seen in Uk and Ireland on Cartoon Network)

You can find out more information on CelAction (2D animation software) here

Flipped was produced by Aidan McAteer & Megan McMahon, edited by Aidan McAteer and featured music from www.royaltyfreemusiclibrary.com

We wanted to say a special thanks to Joris for taking the time to talk to us.

We hope you enjoy the podcast - let us know what you think at flippedpodcast(at)gmail.com or contact us on our facebook page