Last night the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television honoured the best of the best in Canadian Kids media at the 2021 Canadian Screen Awards - Children’s and Animation Program.
And we are thrilled to announce that members from both our Xavier Riddle and Let’s Go Luna productions took home awards!
First up, Desmond Sargeant and Meghan Read won in the category of Best Writing, Animation for their brilliant work on Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum - “I am Harriet Tubman”.
If you would like to learn more about Desmond and Meghan’s writing process and their approach to crafting the “I am Harriet Tubman” episode, check out our recent interview with the award-winning writers here.
Thank you @TheCdnAcademy for this amazing honor! Thank you, Meghan, the best collaborator anyone could ask for. None of this would be possible without @9StoryMG @BrownBagFilms @tvo @bradmeltzer @ChrisEliopoulos and the entire Xavier Riddle team. Love and thanks to my family! https://t.co/zmy8KgE8Gq
— Desmond Sargeant (@desmondsargeant) May 19, 2021
Next up, let’s turn up the volume and celebrate composers Ari Posner, Amin Bhatia, Kris Kuzdak and Chris Tait, who collectively took home the award for Best Original Music, Animation for their work on Let's Go Luna! - “Monster Park / Meet the Strongs”.
A HUGE congratulations to our incredibly talented teams on their well-deserved awards!
We are absolutely over the moon about both these wins, and very proud of all our nominated productions this year.
And one final shout out to all the 2021 CSA honorees!
To learn more about this year’s Canadian Screen Awards click here.