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Hamilton Mattress

Hamilton Mattress

  1. Overview
  2. Awards
  3. Fact Sheet

Meet Sludger, the first aardvark in history to do anything interesting, in an epic tale of ants, drumming and trousers!

Award in Annecy

  • Grand Prix for best TV animation programme (2002)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Hamilton Mattress

    Directed by: Barry J. C. PURVES

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 2001

    Running time: 30 min

  • Technique


    Techniques used: puppets

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Barry J. C. PURVES

    Production: HARVEST FILMS LIMITED, Christopher MOLL


    Script: John Webster, Anna Farthing

    Animation: Barry J.C. Purves

    Camera: Paul Smith

    Music: Steve Spiro, Wix, Ayub Ogada

    Sound: Hackenbacker Studios

    Editing: Jo Bale, David Martin

    Voice: Collectif