Shaun the Sheep film set for 2015

Published on: 26th April 2013

Shaun will leave the farm for a city adventure in the Aardman-StudioCanal partnership.Aardmanshaunthesheep300

StudioCanal is financing and will distribute the film in the UK, France, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. The film will be written and directed by Richard Starzak and Mark Burton.

David Sproxton, executive chairman and co-founder of Aardman, said: “Shaun and his friends have a massive global following. We are very excited about being able to put them into a bigger adventure for the big screen.”

The film’s story will see Shaun’s mischief lead to the farmer leaving the farm, making Shaun, Bitzer and the flock go into the big city to rescue him.

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