vuulr, the leading online content marketplace for film and television, today announced that the four-time Academy Award-winning animation studio, Aardmanlisted its catalog of stop-motion, clay and animation series on the Vulr Marketavailable for licensing with worldwide rights availability.
Aardman lists its new releases, library shows, and the third-party properties they represent in the marketplace, including Numberblocks, Happy the Hoglet, and the studio’s first in-house CGI series, Lloyd of the Flies.
Other titles listed on Vuulr include popular classics like Oscar-winning Aardman’s most beloved iconic duet in ‘Wallace and Gromit: the wrong pants‘; several times awarded ‘Shaun the Sheep’ which follows the adventures of a clever young sheep who leads his herd on a small farm in the countryside; and BAFTA winner “Timmy Time”featuring the smallest lamb in Shaun the Sheep’s flock in his own spin-off series as he heads off to preschool.
Aardman is also launching a Brand selling platform with Vuulr at aardman.vuulr.com to provide buyers around the world with the ability to browse their catalog, watch trailers and on-demand screens, check rights availability, and place license offers all on one platform.
Alison Taylorr, Director of Distribution at Aardman, said, “The Vuulr platform is a great way for us to showcase Aardman’s content and ensure we’re maximizing every opportunity for the brands we represent. We want to make it easier for platforms that can’t send representatives to markets, or those that don’t have dedicated kids and family buyers, to access our content around the world.”
Ian McKeeCEO of Vuulr, said, “We are thrilled to have been chosen by Aardman to showcase their catalog of their iconic, beloved and award-winning animation. We look forward to bringing Aardman’s award-winning characters to acquisitions teams around the world.”
The 8,000 registered buyers on Vuulr will be able to login to Aardman’s brand selling platform with their Vuulr credentials. New buyers will only have to register quickly to get full access to the platform.
Vuulr has enabled licensing transactions of over 19,200 hours of content, from over 110 countries, providing buyers with a single, convenient destination to transact directly with rightsholders of over 231,000 hours of film content and premium television.