World Autism Awareness Day 2020

It’s a big day today for Sam - today is #WorldAutismAwarenessDay. But it’s not quite going to plan. We all have our own version of crazy to deal with right now - this [...]

Making Sam… Ep # 2: WRITING THE SCRIPT

Here is the second instalment in our behind-the-scenes series - "Making Sam..."! For the next 6 months (and possibly longer) we will be posting a new video every 2 weeks showing what goes into making [...]

Making Sam… Ep # 1: STUDIO TOUR

Welcome to our brand new behind-the-scenes series - "Making Sam..."! For the next 6 months (and possibly longer) we will be posting a new video every 2 weeks showing what goes into making an [...]

Here’s to a big year ahead…

Happy New Year to you all! 2019 was a big year for Sam and 2020 is shaping up to be even bigger - we have lots of exciting news to share… The big news [...]

Sam’s Progress: JUNE 2019

Hi everyone Lots has been happening over at Team Sam HQ so we thought we'd share a general update on our progress... First things first... We've been in the news! Producer / Director [...]

BTS: Making the Animatic

Another behind-the-scenes peak at the making of our short film. An animatic is perhaps the most critical part of any animation project. This is where storyboard frames are edited into a timeline with placeholder [...]

A New Year…

A very happy new year from Team Sam! We are very excited to get the year going and share what we have been up to the last few weeks. Our studio has been very [...]

General Funding Appeal

A short film about a hedgehog raised among sheep in aid of autism acceptance. Team Sam is currently raising funds for the final production of the short film.This film gives a good background of the [...]

BTS: How to make a Fireman

Sam has a keen interest in anything mechanical but has a particular passion for Fire Engines. His favourite toy is a beloved wooden fire truck. This is a little behind-the-scenes peak into building the [...]

PERKS, PERKS, PERKS…and other news

Thank You Once again, thanks for backing our little project and helping us raise $ 9 581! We are continually encouraged by people’s responses to the project. Here is an update on what has been [...]

UNCUT: A parent’s experience of autism

An interview with Shaun Krause, father to Johnny brother-in-law to Michael Clark (Producer & Co-Director of Sam the Hedgehog), speaking of his experience as a parent finding out his son was on the ASD [...]