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Cheshire Smile Animation Inc. creates commissioned entertainment for kids and people who act like 'em.

Cheshire Smile Animation Inc. (CSAI) is a producer of original content for film, television, and interactive media. We have established relationships with Canadian Broadcast Television Networks including Television French Ontario, Radio Canada, CBC kids, CITY Saskatchewan, and TELETOON.

Commissioned CSAI productions include Quizzine I & Quizzine II for CITY SK | Rogers Media & TVO, for Rogers and TVO with support from the Bell Fund, Space Stretch I & II for CITY SK | Rogers Media, and The Side Show Christmas a one hour animated special for TELETOON, Canada, broadcast on Canal+ France and GloboSat Brazil.

Incorporated in 2000 by Tim Tyler, a Producer & Director with a hands-on approach to animation development and production processes, CSAI combines commercial work, service animation and interactive production with broadcaster focused development and production of animated entertainment properties.

Cheshire Smile Animation Inc. got its start producing the flash animated short films Postcards from the Other Side of the Apocalypse I & II in 1999-2000. These films lead to numerous opportunities including the production of Solutions Unlimited (2000) a Sci-Fantasy webcartoon and other films including A Fairy Tale Christmas (2005).


Cheshire Smile Animation Inc. is currently producing RoBOTiK a 52 x 2 minute preschool series with TFO and SRC and is currently developing other stand-out properties including Moto Adventures (10 x 22 minute) serialize adventure.


CSAI’s 18 years of business has been punctuated by a long track record of successfully delivered content for broadcast and digital distribution. We have built relationships around our properties with funding, production, and distribution partners including Bejuba Entertainment, Nelvana, DHX Media, Rogers Media | City Saskatchewan, Television Ontario, Canadian Media Fund, Bell Media, Bell Fund, Saskatchewan Arts Board, Creative Saskatchewan, BCFilm, and CAVCO.


Markets Attended by Cheshire Smile Animation Inc. include: MipCom, MipJR, Tiff Kids, KidScreen Summit, The Ottawa Animation Conference, and the Banff World Television Festival.


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