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LAIKA’s five films: CORALINE, PARANORMAN, THE BOXTROLLS, KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS, and MISSING LINK were all nominated for the Academy Award® for Outstanding Animated Feature. KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS won the BAFTA® Award for Best Animated Film and received an additional Oscar® nomination for Visual Effects, and MISSING LINK garnered the Golden Globe® for Best Animated Film. The studio was awarded a Scientific and Technology Oscar® in 2016 for its innovation. LAIKA is currently in production on its sixth animated film, WILDWOOD, based on the book series by Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis. The studio is developing THE NIGHT GARDENER, an animated film from an original idea by Bill Dubuque, as well as its first live-action feature film based on the novel SEVENTEEN by John Brownlow.
The storytellers and the story-lovers,
And those who want to walk a different path.
Additional Culture Details
- Be Brave
- Every LAIKA film is more inventive and more ambitious than the last. That can only happen when our team is bold, curious, and willing to take big swings.
What employees are saying
I love creating/making things from magical worlds!
1). I am supported , challenged and encouraged to better my skills as an artist 2). The team around me are friendly, funny, caring and talented 3). It's an inspiring place to come to work every day!
I count my co-workers as among my best friends. It feels amazing to be a part of such incredible films that I will feel proud of being a part of for the rest of my life, it gives me a lot of pride.
I am constantly challenged with each film. I’m having fun while I work. The people I work with are a joy to be with. My supervisor is full of energy and positivity which rubs off onto others.
I'm doing what I love, so I am actually excited to come into work everyday.