Jessica Ashman

Stop-Motion Animation Production Technician, UCA Farnham

Technical Staff, School of Film Media and Performing Arts

Jessica Ashman is an award winning animation director and artist, based in London. As a director, her clients include the BBC, Channel 4 and numerous independent film productions, both personal and commission based.

Her independent short film projects as a writer and director have seen her working with the likes of UK Film Council, DigiCult and B3 Media, with her 2011 commissioned short, Fixing Luka, going on to compete in over 30 festivals worldwide, and picking up both a New Talent BAFTA and Scottish BAFTA award.

Having recently completed a Masters in Animation at the Royal College of Art (2014), she is currently working at UCA Farnham’s Animation course, pursuing freelance work and developing personal projects in her studio.

Jessica also works freelance as an animator and modelmaker.

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Awards, Grants and Commisions:


  • New Talent BAFTA and Scottish BAFTA award for commissioned short film Fixing Luka (2011).

Short Film Commissions:


  • Toyota
  • Nike
  • Velvet
  • Nationwide.

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