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Summary of points – the cultural test for animation programmes

Find out how points for the cultural test for animation programmes are allocated.

  Section A – Cultural content  
A1 Set in the UK or an EEA state or (Up to 3 points will be awarded for set in an undetermined location) Up to 4 Points
A2 Lead characters British or EEA citizens or residents (or characters from an undetermined location) Up to 4 Points
A3 Animation based on British subject matter or relates to an EEA state or underlying material 4 points
A4 Original dialogue recorded mainly in English language Up to 4 Points
  Section B – Cultural contribution  
B Programme represents/reflects British creativity, British heritage or diversity Up to 4 Points
  Section C – Cultural hubs  
C1 At least 50% of the animation shooting or visual design or layout & storyboarding or VFX takes place in the UK 2 points
C2 At least 50% of the music recording or audio post-production or picture-post production or voice recording takes place in the UK 1 point
  Section D – Cultural practitioners  
D1 1 of the 3 lead directors is an EEA citizen or resident 1 point
D2 1 of the 3 lead scriptwriters is an EEA citizen or resident 1 point
D3 1 of the 3 lead producers is an EEA citizen or resident 1 point
D4 1 of the 3 lead composers is an EEA citizen or resident 1 point
D5 1 of the 3 lead actors/voiceover artists is an EEA citizen or resident 1 point
D6 At least 50% of the cast are EEA or residents 1 point
D7 At least 1 of the 7 key HoDs is an EEA citizen or resident 1 point
D8 At least 50% of the crew are EEA citizens or residents 1 point
Total   31 points

 

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