Ben, the music producer wrote and produced the song “Do this.” especially for the animation in conjunction with the young people and staff. The ‘Do This’ song is sung in a broad accent by Derbyshire singer, Lewis Hall.
The animation was officially released in January 2015 with great success. It featured in the local press, was screened at film festivals and the humorous scenes really caught people’s attention online and got some interesting conversations going.
Currently the animated video is displayed on the Peak District website, it’s used in presentation to groups of young people before they embark on an adventure in the Peak District and it’s shown on screens around Manchester hospital.
Film Festival Screenings
In the Press
The Peak District animation was released with a great deal of attention! The animation was screened at film festivals, Ben and I were interviewed by BBC Radio Derby, we spoke at a film screening at Derby’s QUAD Gallery and several local news publications published articles on the animation.