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Peter Firmin

Known as the creator of TV's Basil Brush and for his collaborations (as writer/producer/director/animator) with Oliver Postgate (he and Postgate set up 'Smallfilms' in 1958 and produced such children's classics as Noggin the Nog (1959), The Clangers (1969), Bagpuss (1974) and Ivor the Engine (1975). His daughter Emily Firmin played the part of the... See full bio »

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 2015 Clangers (TV Series) (based on the classic series created and conceived by - 26 episodes)
- Find the Eclipse (2015) ... (based on the classic series created and conceived by)
- Home Sweet Hoot (2015) ... (based on the classic series created and conceived by)
- Dragon Day (2015) ... (based on the classic series created and conceived by)
- Bubble Trouble (2015) ... (based on the classic series created and conceived by)
- Holes (2015) ... (based on the classic series created and conceived by)
 1986 Pinny's House (TV Series)
 1982 Noggin the Nog (TV Series) (by - 6 episodes)
- Noggin and the Pie: Part 2 (1982) ... (by)
- Noggin and the Pie: Part 1 (1982) ... (by)
 1975 Ivor the Engine (TV Series)
 1974 Bagpuss (TV Series) (creator)
 1970 The Basil Brush Show (TV Series) (creator)
 1961 Small Time (TV Series) (deviser - 1 episode)
- Dog-Watch (1961) ... (deviser)
 1960 The Seal of Neptune (TV Series) (creator)
 1959 Musical Box (TV Series) (creator)
 1959 Ivor the Engine (TV Series) (writer)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (7 credits)
Show Show Art department (2 credits)
Show Show Animation department (4 credits)
Show Show Director (8 credits)
Show Show Production designer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (16 credits)

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Father of Charlotte Firmin and Emily Firmin.

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