Simon & Lee… Creativity is in our D.N.A. along with trace elements of tea & biscuits!

At SiLee Films we pour our heart and soul into every project we undertake. This is our passion, our drive. With extensive experience in making animated short films in numerous styles we believe that our work speaks for itself…



Want to know more? Then read on…

Our passion and enthusiasm for animation, and all things creative, brought us to the decision to form SiLee Films.

Since then we have produced animation for Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – US Rock Band Alter BridgeSpool – –  Electric Kiwi – – CartoonStockThe Prince’s TrustSOVA WiW and The Turner Partnership to name a few and have had work broadcast on BBC Three, shown on BBC BIG Screens across the UK and shown at numerous Film Festivals.

Our animation for Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: ‘Heroes Known Around the World’, was Awarded 1st place! The official music video to US Rock Band Alter Bridge’s ‘Cry of Achillestrack was recently included in Activision’s latest Guitar Hero game and is continuing to be used on tour. Our entry to theKapt’n Iglocompetition in association with Zooppa received a 2nd place award and our winning treatment on Genero for 2 social media advertsThe Kiwi and the Dinosaurwere produced for the New Zealand based company Electric Kiwi.


  • Spool
  • DRAL
  • WishAWish
  • BBC
  • Zooppa
  • Iglo
  • ek_logo
  • CartoonStock
  • PrincesTrust
  • JulieTurner
  • JuiceLearning
  • LCB
  • NottsTV
  • SOVA
  • About Us
  • Smug Hammer - SiLee Films - Illustration
  • Smug Archer 2 - SiLee Films - Illustration
  • SmugDiver

What is a 'Smug'?

Smug is a mischievous little green character that we created at the very start of SiLee Films and he’s been with us ever since! Starring in his own animated shorts and generally running things here! (Well, that’s what he thinks…)

Release YOUR Inner Smug! Brand new Smug Design T-Shirts available from our Spreadshirt Shop!

Awards & more...

  • Official Music Video Animation for Alter Bridge - Cry of Achilles
  • Zooppa_TMNT
  • Zooppa_Iglo 1
  • SiLee Films Film Laurel graphic: Athens Animfest 2015
  • SiLee Films Film Laurel graphic: Cluj Festival 2014
  • GeneroFinalist
  • SiLee Films - Park Life: Reed Short Film Festival Animation Finalist - Laurels
  • SiLee Films - Bang Short Film Festival 2013 - Laurels
  • FlipAFF