Aardman Studios has consistently lead the field in British animation for almost three decades.

Beginning with the TV shorts, Creature Comforts, it's since become a multi-million industry and revolutionised how stop-animation works.

We sat down with Aardman co-founder Peter Lord and discussed their new film, Shaun The Sheep, and his thoughts on the Oscars race.

He's a fascinating guy with some strong opinions.

Have a listen!