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8 April 1959 (age 62)
London, England

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated), BAFTA Award for Best Short Animated Film

British Academy Television Award for Best Short Animation

Movies and TV shows
Peppa Pig, Ben & Holly's Little King, The Big Knights, The Hill Farm, Winter Days

Sarah Ann Kennedy, John Sparkes, Richard Ridings

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Mark Baker (born 1959 in London) is an English animator whose works include the Oscar-nominated short films The Hill Farm (1988), The Village (1993) and Jolly Roger (1998).


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A contemporary of Nick Park at the National Film and Television School in London, Mark Baker now works for Astley Baker Davies. His films, The Hill Farm and Jolly Roger and The Village, were included in the Animation Show of Shows. Through his career, Baker has received Oscar nominations for his works of animated short films. He emerged as an animator in the 1970s. He is known to draw in a childlike style, but the underlying meanings of his work represent a sophisticated world view. His film The Hill Farm (1988) received an Oscar nomination, a BAFTA, the Grand Prix at the Annecy Animation Festival, the praise of the Russian animator Yuri Norstein, and others. Baker completed The Village for Channel 4 in 1993. In 1994, Baker partnered with Neville Astley to create the production company of Astley Baker that was later changed to the name of Astley Baker Davies with the addition of producer Phil Davies. In 2003 he participated in KihachirĊ Kawamoto's collaborative project Winter Days. His most popular animation that he is recently known for is Peppa Pig.


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Mark Baker was born in the year of 1959 in London. In his teen years, Baker began to make animated films on 8 mm. Then he continued to study animation at the West Surrey College of Art and Design (now University for the Creative Arts) where he created the short film The Three Knights (1982). He then continued on in his career by animating television commercials for the duration of a year for Richard Purdum Productions. Baker then enrolled in the National Film and Television School where he created his short film The Hill Farm (1988). He graduated in 1989 and then worked as a freelance animator and director for various companies including TVC, Speedy Films, David Anderson Films and Pizazz Pictures.


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The Academy Film Archive has preserved several of Mark Baker's films, including Jolly Roger, The Hill Farm, and The Village.

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