CITIES OF LADIES 1 (WE) online Q&A for the “Body Politic” Screening at encounters, you can view the Q&A free here : CITIES OF LADIES 1 (WE) is screening at Encounters between the 1 and 30 September in “The Body Politic” Animation Section: The personal is political and illness as metaphor. You can buy a pass here Other Q&A […]

“After” On Google Arts Culture

Google Arts & Culture is an online platform of high-resolution images and videos of artworks and cultural artifacts from partner cultural organisations throughout the world. ‘ After has been selected alongside other films by the National Film and Television School to represent their work, ethos and success stories. “After” can be viewed on Google Arts […]

Jury member for the Student Competition – Tv & Commissioned Films at Animasyros

I will be a jury member for the Student Competition – Tv & Commissioned Films at Animasyros between the 22 -26 September 2021 The Jury consists of:•Dimitris Politakis | Journalist, Writer•Sofia El Khyari | Director, Animator•Kim Noce | Director, Academic Animasyros Artistic Programme includes seven competitions sections, with respective awards. These sections are the following: […]

CITIES OF LADIES 1 (WE) at Encounter Animation Programme and in selected Cinemas across UK

CITIES OF LADIES 1 (WE) is screening at Encounters between the 1 and 30 September in “The Body Politic” Animation Section: The personal is political and illness as metaphor. You can buy a pass here CITIES OF LADIES 1 (WE) will also be touring in cinemas for Encounters 2021 – touring highlight screening from September […]

Cities of Ladies at World Cinema Film Festival – Live VR screening

Cities of ladies is screening at World Cinema Film Festival between the 19th and 26th September at The Boathouse Creative Studios, Abbey Road, Barking, IG11 7BT, United Kingdom To book ticket Catalogue The World Cinema Film Festival is a hybrid film event celebrating culture and community through a universal love of film online […]

Interface Video Art Festival official selection for Cities of Ladies

Cities of ladies ins screening at Interface Video Art Festival between 14/12/2020 – 18/12/2020 The first online edition of Interface Video Art Festival begins! Interface Video Art Festival gathers video artists from around the world who are, in different ways, experimenting in video medium and pushing the boundaries of audiovisual expressions and explorations. Among the […]

Zippy Frame write up about Cities of Ladies

A write up by the wonderful Zippy Frames animation news platform about my film #CitiesofLadies and the search to find people that wish to “whisper” somehting to the world Written by ZF Team Category: Shorts  Published: 19 July 2020 UK acclaimed animation director Kim Noce prepares her new film, Cities of Ladies, and asks for participants. City of […]

“Seek and Hide v2” 30 minute Performance at Odisha Biennale

KAN (presents) ‘Seek & Hide v2.0’Seek and Hide is a continuously evolving multimedia installation performance combining animation, contemporary dance and music exploring the theme of illusion, empathy through the use of improvisation and premiered its second version at Odisha Biennale Trailer Performance with Odisha Arts Biennale, India Live Performance with Odisha Arts Biennale, India 2019, […]

“Seek and Hide V1” performance at Cairo Seek and Hide 22 January Performance at Cairo Over 18 Something A Little Different, Pop-Up and Live Music at Cafe Cairo, 88 Landor Road SW9 9PE London, Clapham North Fri, 22nd Jun 2018 @ 21:00 – 2:00 Tickets from £8.00 – £8.00 Tickets Facebook event Join us for our next ‘Alchemy’ event. […]


I will be speaking at LSFF on the 19th Jan 2pm at Moth Club, about my latest film “YOUR MOTHERS ARE MINE!: behind the scenes, process, making of, pitching, life as an artist-filmmaker and the WithTeeth’s wonderful experience of freedom and guidance in making a personal film running on scissors!‬ INDUSTRY EVENT: WITH TEETH The […]

Tomorrow premiere of YOUR MOTHERS ARE MINE! + performance with PARADISE YARD

YOUR MOTHERS ARE MINE! Screening and Performance 13th Jan at 12pm ICA A special Q&A and discussion 19th Jan at 2pm Moth Club Join me this Saturday 13th at 12pm my new film “YOUR MOTHERS ARE MINE!” will premiere at LSFF at the ICA with a special live improvisation music and animation performance. […]

Kim Noce in conversation at the Barbican as part of LIAF Female Figures with “Love In Idleness”

Director Kim Noce will be screening “Love In Idleness” at the London International Animation Festival this evening and be in conversation with Abigail Addison. The event is taking place at the Barbican, London and is part of a special programme called Female Figures. The programme features a selection of shorts featuring complex and compelling female characters, […]


I have been busy at MEWLAB on a commission for UNESCO creating a mixed media animated piece combing live action and drawn animation. The film is part of the Network of Mediterranean Youth which empowers young women and men to be full participants in building their communities and to be agents of positive transformations in […]

Awarded commission to make a new film with WithTeeth funds selected by  Nowness, LSFF and C4 Random Act and the British Council

Full blog following the process can be found here Here a little bit about the scheme in their own words:I am glad to announce I got selected for the WithTeeth funds to make a new short film. Thanks to the generosity of Withteeth, and the selection from Nowness, LSFF and C4 Random Act and […]


I am glad to announce I got selected for the WithTeeth funds to make a new short film. Thanks to the generosity of Withteeth, Nowness, LSFF and C4 Random Act!   In 2016, London Short Film Festival launched With Teeth, a new commissioning fund designed to support boundary-pushing and daring artist moving image work. Designed […]

Love in Idleness In Annecy

My film ‘Love in Idleness’  in Annecy Animation Festival 2017 @annecyfestival Erotic Animation: La joie de vivre on 14/6 21:30 -16/6 21:00 Thanks to the generosity of @BritishCouncil Erotic Animation: Tastes and Colours…: La joie de vivre An ode to animated representations of sexual desire with La joie de vivre section of the special programme on […]

SICAF screen Love in idleness 

SICAF will screen both Shakespeare inspired Mew Lab films “Love in idleness” and “Neck and Neck”. Both films will be in the official competition. Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival (SICAF) is an international event that specializes in animation representing Asia. Since it started as a small animation screening event in 1995, it became the […]

Immersive animated installation across 5 rooms one film a journey through a story

Kim Noce’s new projects “Hunters Downstream” is an immersive multimedia installation combining projected animation, miniature sets, kinetic sculptures and soundscapes. The installation merges film, theatre, sculpture and drawings to create something that is its own kind of spectacle. Kim Noce is currently making a short film exploring the exhibition in a cinematic format  A glimpse of the […]

Animafest Zagreb screens “Deep beneath the earth”

After reviewing more than 1600 submitted films from 76 countries across the world, Animafest Zagreb proudly presents the official selection results and “Deep beneath the earth” will screen at this years festival. Animafest is a festival by the filmmakers for the filmmakers. Creative animation, in all its different forms – from traditional drawings, to stop motion, CGI, to most experimental cross-media explorations – […]


My film LOVE IN IDLENESS will screen in the ANIMATION SELECTION at the ICA for the London Short Film Festival LSFF this Friday 13 Jan at 20:15 FLAMIN at the London Short Film Festival London Short Film Festival began last week at the ICA, running until Sunday 15 January. The Festival showcases new documentary, experimental […]

Love in Idleness at Underwire Film Festival

‘Love-in-Idleness’ is  screening at Genesis Cinema 3DEC 11.30am for Underwire Film Festival in the programme Women in Motion Underwire Festival returns to cinemas across London with a programme packed with events, workshops, networking and incredible films. Celebrating women working across the film crafts Underwire’s goal is to support and spotlight women working in film across the crafts. Underwire […]

Love In Idleness talk at PLAY FEST

Still Shakespeare is a slate of five artists’ short animated films including new works by Shaun Clark, Sharon Liu, Kim Noce and Farouq Suleiman, Meghana Bisineer and Jonathan Bairstow. The film aredeveloped in partnership with the London Shakespeare Centre at King’s College London, animation company Film Club at Th1ng and animation company Sherbet. The aim […]

Moscow International Experimental Film Festival screen “Love In Idleness”

Moscow International Experimental Film Festival will screen “Neck and Neck” and “Love In Idleness” as part of this years festival. Moscow International Experimental Film Festival is the first in its kind in Russia. The festival gives an excellent opportunity for both Russian artists and filmmakers together with talent from around the world to showcase their work […]

Love in Idleness at EIFF

“Love in Idleness” is my short film commissioned by Film London and made in conjunction with Film Club Th1ng will premiere at this years Edinburgh International Film Festival. The films is nominate for the McLaren Award and will be shown on the ‘The McLaren Award: New British Animation 2’,  Thursday 23 June 16:15 Filmhouse 1 Here you […]

Interview with Skwigly online animation magazine for “The evening her mind jumped out of her head”

Mew Lab Directors Shaun Clark & Kim Noce recently spoke with Laura-Beth Cowley from online animation magazine “Skwigly” about “The evening her mind jumped out of her head” MewLab is the brainchild of two NFTS graduates Kim Noce & Shaun Clark. Their work is know for its bold, experimental style, both in techniques and visuals. Last year the short […]

The evening her mind jumped out of her head will be screening in the B.A.A. 2016 Public Choice Tour around UK

We are delighted to announce our film “The evening her mind jumped out of her head” will be screening in the B.A.A. 2016 Public Choice  Tour around UK with more than 8 screenings London Regent Street Cinema on Tuesday 2nd February 18:30 Staffordshire Staffordshire University Prog 2: Weds, 3rd Feb 1pm  Hertfordshire Hertfordshire University  Prog 2: Thur, […]

THE EVENING HER MIND JUMPED OUT OF HER HEAD has won the Encounters Award for Best Animated Short Film at LSFF 2016

We’re delighted to announce that our film THE EVENING HER MIND JUMPED OUT OF HER HEAD has won the Encounters Award for Best Animated Short Film at this year’s London Short Film Festival. We take the chance to congratulate and say thank you to everyone involved in the film: writer Sarah Woolner, actors Penelope McGhie & Paul Mundell, composer Alex Harwood, editor Fiona De Souza, Sound designer David Pringle, […]


We are delighted to announce our film “The evening her mind jumped out of her head” will be screening in the competition at the LONDON SHORT FILM FESTIVAL at the following screening:   NEW SHORTS: SURREAL WORLDS at HACKNEY PICTUREHOUSE, 14/01/2016 20:45  NEW SHORTS: ANIMATION SELECTION at ICA, 17/01/2016 18:00 Tickets can be booked on the link.

Sommets du cinéma d’animation screen “Evening her mind jumped out of her head”

This years Sommets du cinéma d’animation festival will be screening “The Evening Her Mind Jumped Out Of Her Head” as part of the Official International Competition. The film was originally commissioned by Watford Borough Council and made with Watford Palace Theatre, Watford Museum and Jackson Jewellers as part of the “Watfords Big Events”. The Sommets du cinéma d’animation is […]

Poster for BeThere Corfu Animation Festival

Hi had the pleasure to design the Poster for the 5th Be there Animation Festival in Corfu. For the poster I drew inspiration from some of the iconography of my favourite “wild” artists, such as Yeronimous bosch, Henri Rousseau, Marc Chagall and Gemma Carrington.  Homage images are dotted in the poster. The theme as requested by BeThere was […]

Official Selection #Gif for #Fantoche Festival

I am delighted a GIF Emma Allen and I created at the southbank for “WebWeWant” has been included in the wonderful Fantoche  GIF programme “#gif #fantoche“. The film event will be shown two times, one Wednesday in the location „Royal“ where „Bit-Tuner“ ( will produce the beats to it. The second time it will be shown […]

Interview on BBC Radio

This week Mew Lab will be talking to BBC Radio Three Counties about their new film “The evening her mind jumped out of her head”. Mew Lab will be talking to presenter Nick Coffer about the film and the process Big thanks to the films writer Sarah Woolner who helped organise the interview but unfortunately […]

Hunters Downstream Exhibition

“Hunters Downstream” is my latest experiment  where I got the chance to collaborate with writer Sarah Woolner, composer Hutch Demouilpied and actor Penelope McGhie. I wanted to create a fully immersive environment, to guide you through a journey across 5 different physical spaces/rooms where you would navigate inside a memory. It is an installation, it is a journey, it is […]

Animated Avatars at the Southbank

This weekend I am running running a fabulous event/workshop with Emma Allen​ and Oana Nechifor​, about my favourite subject: Identity and Animation! We will be Saturday and Sunday at the Southbank for the Web We Want Festival. Full details can be found at the event page “Who are you online? What shapes your web identity? […]

Be There! Corfu Animation Festival special screening

Be there Corfu Animation Festival are screening two films made by Mew Lab as part  as retrospective of the best films of the 4th Be there! Corfu Animation Festival (2014) on 1 April at Polytechno, Corfu. Both “The Waterbearer” and “The Key” will be shown alongside  “Le sens du toucher” (The Sense of Touch, France/Switzerland, 2014) by […]

Nest Of Stone at The British Shorts Berlin

Nest Of Stone Directed by Kim Noce will be part of the Britsh Shorts screening in Berlin. The festival is in its 8th year screening the most exciting short films from Great Britain and Ireland. From drama, comedy, animation, thriller, horror, experimental film and music videos to documentary films all genres are present. Nest of […]

The Key at Cinanima 2014

We are delighted the Jury constituted by Paula Tavares (Portugal), Carlos Fernandes (Portugal) and Sébastien Watel (France) and the Festival’s Organising Committee are pleased to announce that our film THE KEY​ has been selected for International Non-Competitive Programme – Animated Mermaid​ at CINANIMA 2014 CINANIMA is an animation film festival organised by NASCENTE – Cooperative Society with Cultural Purposes and by […]

 “Nest of Stone” screening at the Bafta Qualifying “Aesthetica short film festival”.

Director Kim Noce’s film “Nest of Stone” will be screening at the Bafta Qualifying “Aesthetica short film festival”. ASFF 2014 Trailer from Aesthetica Magazine on Vimeo. View and share the ASFF 2014 Programme: This year’s festival will take place in 15 iconic venues across the historic city of York from 6 – 9 November. […]

Another award for The Key, the Arts Director’s Choice at Hrizantema Film Festival

We are delighted The Key  won the  “Arts Director Choice” Award at  Hrizantema Horror &The  Fantasy Film Festival and Video Works Special thanks to all the crew for the film and everyone in Watford who made this film possible! Art Cinema “Aleksandar Lifka” „Aleksandar Lifka“ is a cultural institution founded by the local self-government of the city in 2006 […]

The Key & Nest of Stone at ANIMATED DREAMS

We are delighted our film THE KEY​  and Nest of Stone have been selected for the 2014 Animated Dreams, Tallin, Estonia The competition programme is a mixture of the freshest ideas, of traditional and also innovative currents. The competition programme is primarily made up of short films that represent artistic animation and captivate with their multi-layered content and skillful visuals. The competition programme brings […]

The Key wins Audience Award at LIAF

We are delighted The Key  won one of the the Audience Awards for program 3 at the London International Animation Festival. Special thanks to all the crew for the film and everyone in Watford who made this film possible! Also thanks to Nag Vladermersky and his team at LIAF for inviting Mew Lab to talk about […]

10th Korean Independent Animation Festival

I have been marvellous lucky to be invited but AniFest in Seoul to be a juror member and showcase our work as MewLab. The festival was amazing, such wonderful talent  and I literally fell in love with Seoul. Here the blurb from the event and some pictures form Seoul…  And if anyone want me again […]

Guest speaker at Sheffield Hallam University

I was a guest speaker  for the Animation Pre-Production module set up by  Melvyn Ternan at Sheffield Hallam University. I talked about the creative process behind the creation of the technique  and the characters  for the short film “The Key”. As part of this years London International Animation Festival  we will  be presenting the full talk exploring in depth the technique and the production […]

Represented by Film Club

Kim Noce @ Mew Lab has joined Film Club. Based in the heart of Soho the London animation commercials production company, specializes in creative, art based, hand crafted animated commercials and short films. Mew Lab will be represented Directors alongside some of the most highly respected, multi award winning animation film makers and commercials directors, […]

London International Animation Festival Official Selection for the film “The Key” & Industry Event: Kim Noce and Shaun Clark Presentation of “The Key production”

As part of this years London International Animation Festival Mew Lab directors Shaun Clark & Kim Noce will be presenting a special talk about their new film “The Key”. The presentation is part of the LIAF Industry Events and will take place at London’s Barbican Centre 1st November. Taken from the LIAF industry event page […]

Retrospective at Indie Ani-fest in Korea

A special Mew Lab screening entitled “Burrowing beyond the surface” will screen at this years Indie AniFest in Seoul South Korea. The program will consist of films created between 2005-2014 by Mew Lab Directors Shaun Clark & Kim Noce. Consisting of 12 films the program will delve into the creative output for 60 minutes followed […]

Kim Noce & team nominated for “Most innovative creative organisation” at  Creative Hertfordshire Flame Awards. 

We are pleased to announce that Mew Lab has been nominated for “Most innovative creative organisation” at this years Creative Hertfordshire Flame Awards. The winners will be announced at the Creative Hertfordshire Flame Awards ceremony on Saturday 4th October at 7.30. Big thanks to all the organisations we have worked with over the years!

Nest of Stone at Encounters Film Festival 2014

“Nest of Stone”  has been selected to screen in competition as part of Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival 2014 and it is eligible for the Encounters Grand Prix Award and may also be eligible for other awards It allows the film to participate for the BAFTAs, the Oscars®, the European Film Awards and the Cartoon d’Or. “Nest of Stone”  will […]

My new film Nest of Stone screening tonight at EIFF 14

My new film Nest of Stone  , is screening tonight at 68th Edinburgh International Film Festival 2014  , Thursday 26 June 18:15 Filmhouse 1.   The screening is entitled: Reflections on identity, memory and remembrance short films produced in the UK contributes to themes of contemplation and commemoration with a diverse programme of work drawing on observation, personality, bereavement, and – […]

SeSolo Events Portrait Commission

A small commission to create a series of portraits of founders of SeSolo Events and SeSolo  Weddings for their studio and website. I very much enjoy creating “quick” illustration where the “constrain of animation” are not applied

Short stop motion film

I am currently directing and animating a film partly funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.  The film is a mixture of live-action, stop motion and pixilation. Although we were shooting in the very cold month of January, -outdoor from morning till evening-, the film opened to me the pleasure of animating in the outdoor setting. […]

Dance Projection commission for Dance Digital

I am currently designing the overall aesthetic look and animating a dance phrase for a 10 minutes dance piece for Dance Digital.  These will include costume design & make up. The animation will be projected and integrated with the dance routine. The choreography is created by Laura Horn, while Laura Bradshaw-Watters will design the hairstyles and […]

Forget Me Not at the BFI for SAF Shorts on the 25th January

“Forget Me not” by Kim Noce has been shortlisted and will be screened at the SAF SHORTS  at the BFI with a Q&A afterwards . The screening is organised by the SAF Forum.  You can book your seat here for the 25th January screening at 1PM. All the information and details can be found below ‘SAF SHORTS’ Date: Saturday 25th January […]

Forget Me Not screening at the BFI

My Short film “Forget Me not” has been shortlisted and will be screened at the SAF SHORTS  at the BFI with a Q&A afterwards . The screening is organised by the SAF Forum.  You can book your seat here for the 25th January screening at 1PM. All the information and details can be found below SAF SHORTS’ Date: Saturday 25th January 1pm […]

High Above Sky screening  at the Academy award qualifying Chicago International Children’s film festival

We have a short film screening at this years Academy award qualifying Chicago International Children’s film festival in  Chicago USA on Sunday 23 November at 11am in the Section “Family 4 Ever “ This year’s CICFF features the absolute best in world cinema — hundreds of films that will inspire and delight Chicago families. From October 25 through November 3, […]