An excellent stick!
Stick Man premiered on BBC One and was the fourth most watched programme on Christmas Day with 9.27 million viewers and 41% audience share.The film features an all-star voice cast with Martin Freeman as Stick Man, Hugh Bonneville as Santa, Rob Brydon, Sally Hawkins, Jennifer Saunders and Russell Tovey. Stick Man is a fabulous treat for the whole family.
Out for his regular jog, Stick Man is picked up by a playful dog and launched on a series of unfortunate adventures that take him ever further away from home. The seasons pass, until Stick Man meets a surprising friend who might just be able to help him get back. But will he make it home in time for Christmas?
Produced by Magic Light Pictures (the team behind Oscar nominated animations The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom) the half-hour animation is a courageous family adventure based on the wonderful children’s picture book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler. The music from the film was composed by René Aubry and is available to buy.