Ottawa– August 5, 2011: Canada’s Amberwood Entertainment is pleased to announce that Rob the Robot , co-produced with Singapore’s ONE Animation, has been nominated for two 2011 Gemini Awards.
The series was nominated for the following categories: Best Direction in an Animated Program or Series – Phillip Stamp, Director, and Best Original Music Score for an Animated Program or Series – Serge Côté, Composer.
Jonathan Wiseman, Senior Vice-President at Amberwood noted “We are delighted by the two Gemini nominations for Rob the Robot. Both Amberwood and ONE are very proud of the series and we congratulate Phillip, Serge, and all those involved with the production”.
The Series, commissioned by TVO Kids, is a certified treaty co-production between ONE and Amberwood, with participation from the MDA, the CMF, and the Shaw Rocket Fund. The first season is complete and currently launching worldwide and a second season is in production.
The CG animated series follows the adventures of Rob and his friends as they explore the fantastical planets of the Robot Galaxy which are ripe with humour and fun.
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About Amberwood Entertainment
Amberwood is a Canadian-based producer, financier and distributor of high quality animated and live-action television series, specials and features.
About One Animation
Singapore-based One Animation is a producer and financier specializing in top quality CG Animation and Visual Effects productions for Film and Television.