Wallace and gromit test lots of different contraptions that wallace has invented. The cracking ideas competition is a brilliant initiative from the intellectual. The curse of the wererabbit is a 2005 stopmotion animated comedy film produced by aardman animations in partnership with dreamworks animation. Simply like and share our facebook post for your chance to win. The competiton is aimed at 411 year olds across the uk and the aim is to build on everyday inventions to improve the lives of themselves, friends, family or wider collective. Wallace and gromit s cracking contraptions is a series of ten wallace and gromit stop motion animations varying in length from 1 to 3 minutes. New products up to his usual ways, wallace needs to earn a few bob with their latest venture, an oddjob form spick and spanners. Gromits soccer goalie skills frustrate wallace, so he activates the soccamatic to shoot balls. Wallace and gromits cracking contraptions wikipedia. The soccamatic is a short film in the cracking contraptions series.
Imagine a cracking idea that can help get mundane jobs done quicker, better and most importantly from the comfort of a warm armchair. Gromit may be a dab hand or paw at sculpting but wallace has his new speedeesnowman, which will do the whole job at the touch of a few buttons. The series consists of four short films and one featurelength film, but has spawned numerous spinoffs and tv adaptations. Cracking ideas competition launched for young inventors. This year were asking young people to make life better. You can enter the competition individually or as a group through your school, nursery or youth group, for example how to take part in the wallace and gromit competition. When wallace and gromit head to the local football field for a bit of practice, with wallace kicking and gromit goalie. Mistaking wallace for a betterlooking snowman, gromit adds a carrot nose and eyes. Since 1989, the series, which features wallace and his dog gromit, has inspired several short films, a featurelength movie, spinoffs, video games and television adaptations. The machine creates a snowman, but when the door opens the machine destroys. New 50p coin for 30th anniversary of wallace and gromit. Wallace and gromits cracking contraptions is a series of ten wallace and gromit stop motion animations varying in length from 1 to 3 minutes. Can you reinvent an everyday object, making it better than before.
Wallace and gromit 2019 cracking ideas competition. The intellectual property offices cracking ideas competition with aardman is back. United international pictures distributed the film in the united kingdom, and it was the last dreamworks animation film to be distributed by dreamworks pictures in the united states. Leapfrog brings aardmans wallace and gromit and shaun the sheep to leappad. Check out new fun activities and teaching resources to support your entry. The curse of the wererabbit description bonus featurescracking commentarydeleted sceneshow wallace and gromit went to hollywoodbehind the scenes of the curse of the wererabbita day in the life at aardmanhow to build a bunnystage fright and more. With the help of wallace and gromit, morph, shaun the sheep and timmy. He wins the competition, but wallace catches a cold and has to thaw out at. Come up with a cracking idea that helps get boring jobs done quicker and better, draw it and explain how it works.
Wallace and gromit cracking ideas teaching resources. Aimed at 411year olds across the uk were asking them to build on everyday inventions to improve the lives of themselves, friends, family or wider collective groups. Wallace then brings out the soccamatic, which fires balls which go right through the goal and the fence. The cracking ideas competition is a brilliant initiative from the intellectual property office ipo to get children aged 411 creating their very own inventions just like wallace and his trusty companion gromit. The competition ties in with aardmans 40th birthday, which happens later this year. Wallace and gromit rocketed into our world with a grand day out in november 1989. Cracking ideas competition launched for young inventors gov. The cracking ideas competition is back and is celebrating the 30th anniversary of wallace and gromit. Wallace and gromit cracking contraptions english esl. Cracking contraptions is a group of ten shorts starring wallace and gromit. With some practical learning outcomes and a chance for kids to get creative, cracking ideas is a great way to keep kids busy at home. The 525 crackervac will save gromits time and take the strain out of cleaning and it has a cracker sensor to boot. Competition closes at 5pm on sunday 31st may with the winner being announced on facebook on monday 1st june. Royal mint releases wallace and gromit coins to mark 30th.
Wallace and gromit is a british claymation series created by nick park. Open to children aged 411, the competition is a great way for you to have fun inventing with your school, holiday club or youth group. The film features the invention of the snowmanotron, an automatic snowman maker. We need you to have a look at the world around you. Intellectual property office scottish learning festival. Each episode features one of wallaces new inventions and gromits skeptical reaction to it. To try to win the annual, snowman competition, gromit builds a snow sculpture based on rodins,the thinker. After wallace runs out of balls, gromit puts a suit on that expands through the entire goal post. The wallace and gromitthemed challenge is open to 811 yearolds and involves creating a very special birthday surprise for the duo. New cracking ideas competition celebrates 40 years of aardman. Wallace test out another five of his cracking inventions getting to sleep can be a problem. A close shave is a 1995 short wallace falls for wendolene, a wool shop owner, while gromit is framed for the sheep rustling.
Gromits daily chores include sweeping up, unfortunately wallace wants to help. Its vegemania in wallace and gromits neighborhood, and our two enterprising chums are cashing in with their. All ten shorts were aired on bbc one after the television premiere of chicken run. The winner will be announced at 5pm on monday th january 2014. Bloodrayne 2014 tv episode a photo is shown to mock a scene where a monks cut in half despite his legs still standing.
The film features the invention of the soccamatic, a device that shoots footballs into the goal. Its time for the annual west wallaby street snowman competition and this time wallace is determined to win. With multiple academy awards under their belt, wallace and gromit are one the of the bestloved comic doubleacts in the world. Cracking ideas wallace and gromits birthday surprise. Fans of their tv specials and feature films will not want to miss these rarelyseen short films, each of which introduces a new invention from wallace intended to make everyday life a little easier such as the autochef, the soccamatic, and the snoozatron.
Wallace and gromit is a british stop motion clay animation comedy series created by nick park of aardman animations. The snowmanotron is a short film in the cracking contraptions series. This article was first published in the may 2011 issue of the enewsletter. Inside your magazine youll receive a foiled pack, made up of four a4 foiled and diecut topper sheets, plus 10 designer papers, a 17piece stamp set, an 11piece sentiment stamp set, an a6 embossing folder plus twodesign. In this one, wallace and gromit are playing football with gromit blocking every single attempt at a goal from wallace. The wallace and gromit themed challenge is open to 811 yearolds and involves creating a very special birthday surprise for the duo. Wallace and gromits cracking contraptions infogalactic. Cracking ideas get cracking, concept house, cardiff road. New cracking ideas competition celebrates 40 years of. This year theyre asking young people to make life better and to get those mundane jobs done quicker.1 562 723 715 507 109 1615 1156 937 499 1214 494 1572 769 1207 598 1267 904 858 1530 1012 1493 570 91 814 943 511 303 527 408 1270 1393 256 485