This Little Chicken

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Winning the Imperial War Museum Film Festival prize for Best Use of Archive in 2018.

This Little Chicken & the Victoria Cross tells the story of how a teenager from the East End became the first London sailor to win the Victoria Cross for bravery. Utilising archive material in the most creative way and mixing it with animation and illustration in order to tell the story.

AWARDS

Imperial War Museum Film Festival
Winner: Best Use of Archive

PRESS COVERAGE

Imperial War Museum 

CREDITS

Director/ Producer
Jason Davidson

Director/ Producer
Peter Roch

Illustration
FRWLx

“I congratulate the film makers on ‘This Little Chicken & The Victoria Cross’ in tackling a subject which was never filmed. Their brave and imaginative use of multiple forms of media brought a compelling and fascinating story to life – winning the ‘Best Use of Archive Award’ at the Imperial War Museum Film Festival.”

Richard Melman

Director, Spring Films