& GROMIT IN PRINT
Our cracking duo have, of course, featured in and on
numerous posters, adverts and covers over the last decade
or so. In time, you'll find many such pieces archived here.
The thumbnails lead to larger scans...
- October 1st 1993
"The Wrong Trousers" actually
received a Royal Gala
Premiere in the UK, alongside Warner Bros'
"The Fugitive". And here's the
- August 1995
This industry monthly featured a three-page feature
"A Close Shave" just prior to
its completion, and talked not
just to Nick Park, but to animator Steve
Box and the BBC's
Colin Rose who - erm - put his finger on
the whole W&G
"What people love about it is that, as characters,
Wallace and Gromit look totally unrealistic
I mean, in close-up you can often see someone's
fingerprint. It combines deceptively complex
technique with domesticity and drama..."