Simon and the Land of Chalk Drawings – Overview

Year first aired: 1976  |  Producer: FilmFair |  Ivor Wood’s Role: Director

During the production of Paddington Bear FilmFair ventured into the world of 2D and decided to animate the Ed McLachlan books Simon and the Land of Chalk Drawings. Perhaps excited by the 2D element to Paddington Ivor Wood directed this series harking back to his days at La Comete producing traditional animation.