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Sproxton, David

Overview
Works: 65 works in 161 publications in 7 languages and 10,663 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  Action and adventure films  Clay animation films  Christmas films  Short films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Flushed away by David Bowers( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roddy is a decidedly upper-crust "society mouse" who lives the life of a beloved pet in a posh Kensington flat. When a sewer rat named Sid comes spewing out of the sink and decides he's hit the jackpot, Roddy schemes to rid himself of the pest by luring him into the "whirlpool." Sid may be an ignorant slob, but he's no fool, so it is Roddy who winds up being flushed away into the bustling sewer world of Ratropolis. There Roddy meets Rita, an enterprising scavenger who works the sewers in her faithful boat, the Jammy Dodger. Roddy immediately wants out, or rather, up; Rita wants to be paid for her trouble; and, speaking of trouble, the villainous Toad--who royally despises all rodents equally, making no distinction between mice and rats--wants them iced ... literally. The Toad dispatches his two hapless hench-rats, Spike and Whitey, to get the job done. When they fail, the Toad has no choice but to send to France for his cousin--that dreaded mercenary, Le Frog
Chicken run by Peter Lord( Visual )

31 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the chickens on evil Mrs Tweedy's farm dream of a better life, a clever hen named Ginger is hatching plans to fly the coop - for good! The only problem is, chickens can't fly ... or can they? Every escape attempt goes fowl until Rocky, a smooth-talking All-American rooster, crash-lands into the coop. It's hardly poultry in motion when Rocky attempts to teach Ginger and her fine-feathered friends to fly ... but with teamwork, determination and a little bit o'cluck, the fearless flock plots one last daring attempt in a spectacular bid for freedom! DVD
The pirates! : band of misfits by Peter Lord( Visual )

19 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of humiliation and failed attempts to win the Pirate of the Year Award, Pirate Captain and his oddball crew go on a race to pillage the most booty. They soon cross paths with scientist Charles Darwin, who persuades the Captain that the crew's 'parrot, ' Polly, could be the answer to the riches they are searching for
The curse of the were-rabbit by Nick Park( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Arabic and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Vege-mania' is sweeping Wallace and Gromit's neighborhood, so the two enterprising chums are cashing in with their company, "Anti-Pesto." Business is booming, and only days remain before the annual Giant Vegetable Competition. Suddenly, a huge, mysterious, veg-ravaging "beast" begins attacking the town's vegetable plots at night, and the competition hostess, Lady Companula Tottington, commissions Anti-Pesto to catch it and save the day
Arthur Christmas( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission
The wrong trousers by Peter Viney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Wallace and Gromit, an inventor and his dog. When Wallace creates a pair of walking techno-trousers for Gromit, things turn topsy-turvy as their fishy penguin roommate hijackes the pants and the sleeping Wallace for an off-the-wall diamond caper. It's up to Gromit to prove that he wears the pants in the family, stop the penguin from hatching the sinister plan, and rescue Wallace form a fate worse than running out of cheese
A close shave by Nick Park( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallace and Gromit knit up trouble in another wacky adventure. Just when Wallace falls in love with the enigmatic Wendolene, owner of the local knitting shop, the intertwined pair get wrapped up in an underground sheep-rustling scheme. Sheep run rampant and Gromit is framed
Shaun the sheep( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaun is a sheep who doesn't follow the flock - in fact, he leads them into all sort of scrapes and scraps, turning peace in the valley into mayhem in the meadow. Shaun and his pals run rings around their poor sheepdog Bitzer, as he tries to stop the Farmer finding out what's going on behind his back. The show also introduces a farmyard-full of new characters, including the Naughty pigs, Timmy the baby lamb and the enormous Shirley, a sheep who eats anything and everything."--Container
Shaun the sheep( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaun is a sheep who doesn't follow the flock - in fact, he leads them into all sort of scrapes and scraps, turning peace in the valley into mayhem in the meadow
Shaun the sheep( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaun is a sheep who doesn't follow the flock - in fact, he leads them into all sort of scrapes and scraps, turning peace in the valley into mayhem in the meadow. Shaun and his pals run rings around their poor sheepdog Bitzer, as he tries to stop the Farmer finding out what's going on behind his back. The show also introduces a farmyard-full of new characters, including the Naughty pigs, Timmy the baby lamb and the enormous Shirley, a sheep who eats anything and everything."--Container
Wallace and Gromit : the complete newspaper comic strips collection by Ricky Chandler( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Celebrating the epic daily struggles of the world's most famous inventor, Wallace and his faithful canine companion, Gromit in the third volume of their newspaper comic strip collection"--
The art of Aardman( Book )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book celebrates 40 years of the Aardman studio and showcases the evolution of the original ideas behind the creations - from initial playful outlines where the characters were developed sketch by sketch, through to beautiful concept art, creating the mood and building the settings for those memorable moments. Taking the reader on a tour through the Aardman archives, detailing the creation of fantastic worlds, mechanical marvels and the wonderful creations that come together to make some of the world's best-loved animations. With forwards from Peter Lord and David Sproxton, and featuring extracts from the sketchbooks of creators and directors including Nick Park, Peter Lord and Richard Starzak, this book is a celebration of all the artists and sculptors whose creativity has made Aardman one of the most loved and respected animation studios in the world
Wallace and Gromit : the complete newspaper comic strips collection by Ricky Chandler( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrating the epic daily struggles of the world's most famous inventor, Wallace and his faithful canine companion, Gromit in the second volume of their newspaper comic strip collection
The pirates! : band of misfits in 3D( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the infamous Pirate Captain ... is shunned once again by his rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz, he sets his sights to win the coveted pirate of the year award! With his trusted dodo, Polly and rag-tag crew at his side, the Pirate Captain will need to battle a diabolical queen, save a young scientist and never lose sight of what a pirate loves best: Adventure"--Container
AARDMAN animations by Aardman Animations (Firm)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five animated short films created and produced at Aardman Animations, plus an interview with David Sproxton and Peter Lord, founders of the company, about some of the works they have developed
¬°Piratas! : una loca aventura( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creature comforts by Nick Park( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the creators of 'Wallace and Grommit' comes a new series from Aardman Animations where the voices of ordinary people are put into the mouths of the largest cross-section of plasticine animals ever seen on the small screen to reveal the issues closest to the hearts of our finned, furry and feathered friends
New British animation : the best of Great Britain's Channel Four Television( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of animated short films
The early bird by Robert Asher( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic milkman organizes independent milk drivers to combat the milk trust and finds that the head of the trust is planning to poison the milk supply
Late Edition( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Overhear some typical conversations between journalists who put out a small newspaper
 
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