British Short Animation film nominations & Winner for BAFTA 2023

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced nominations for the 2022 EE British Academy Film Awards. Let’s have a look at the category “British Animation Short” 

Winner: The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

Follows a boy, a mole, a fox and a horse, as they create an unexpected friendship and travel together in the boy’s search for home.

Directors: Peter Baynton and Charlie Mackesy

Writers: Charlie Mackesy (Based on the book by Jon Croker

Stars: Jude Coward Nicoll, Tom Hollander, Idris Elba, Gabriel Byrne




Your Mountain Is Waiting

Follows a protagonist named Martha, who has stopped listening to her intuition and her life begins to suffer. After a strange encounter, she starts to reassess and begins her journey of self-discovery.

Director: Hannah Jacobs

Writer: Harriet Gillian





Middle Watch


As World War Two draws to a close, a sailor aboard ship in the Indian Ocean must do his duty. Watch must be kept, the horizon scanned for enemy craft and the bubble trails of deadly torpedoes fired from stealthy submarines. Haunted and scarred by conflict and the loss of fellow shipmates, our sailor’s task is the Middle Watch, or the graveyard watch, as old mariners call it. But, as he goes about his duties, in the small hours of the morning, his routine is shattered by an encounter that could tip the balance of his delicate state of mind.

Directors: John Stevenson and Aiesha Penwarden

Writer: John Stevenson

Stars: Boris Hiestand Joel Correia and Ryan Hill


About the author

  • Mohammad Khalikh

    Based in India. Khalikh is a Previs and Cinematic Designer with over 6 years of experience in the Indian Film Industry. His passion for films and animation led him to the city of dreams, Mumbai, and he found the world of filmmaking. He loves to share knowledge and he believes what J.M. Cornwell has rightly said "“Knowledge is wasted when it isn't shared.”

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