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Kidscreen Awards 2018 Winners Include ‘The Snowy Day,’ ‘Trollhunters,’ ‘Bob’s Burgers’

The 2018 Kidscreen Awards were presented last night at a ceremony in Miami, Florida, where the annual Kidscreen Summit is taking place this week. The awards honor the best work produced in children’s entertainment across production, broadcast, and digital media categories.

Sponsored exclusively by the Canada Media Fund, the key best in class winners were The Snowy Day (Amazon Studios/Karrot Entertainment), pictured above, for preschool; An American Girl Story—Melody 1963: Love Has to Win (
Amazon Studios) for kids; and Bob’s Burgers
 (20th Century Fox Television/Bento Box Entertainment) for tweens/teens.

Dreamworks Animation Television notched three wins for Trollhunters, tying with London-based Karrot Entertainment for the most honored animation studio at the event.

The complete list of winners is below:

PROGRAMMING—PRESCHOOL CATEGORY

Best in Class
The Snowy Day
Amazon Studios/Karrot Entertainment

Best New Series
Dino Dana

Sinking Ship Entertainment

Best Animated Series (tie)

Doc McStuffins: Toy Hospital
Disney Junior/Brown Bag Films

Sarah & Duck
Karrot Entertainment

Best Non-Animated or Mixed Series
Sesame Street
Sesame Workshop

Best One-Off, Special or TV Movie
The Snowy Day

Amazon Studios/Karrot Entertainment

PROGRAMMING—KIDS CATEGORY

Best in Class
An American Girl Story—Melody 1963: Love Has to Win

Amazon Studios 

Best New Series
Trollhunters
DreamWorks Animation Television

Best Animated Series
Grizzy and the Lemmings
Studio Hari

Best Non-Animated or Mixed Series
Snowfall

NRK Super

Best One-Off, Special or TV Movie
Revolting Rhymes

Magic Light Pictures

PROGRAMMING—TWEENS/TEENS CATEGORY

Best in Class
Bob’s Burgers
20th Century Fox Television/Bento Box Entertainment

Best New Series 
Free Rein
Lime Pictures

Best Animated Series
Bob’s Burgers
20th Century Fox Television/Bento Box Entertainment

Best Non-Animated or Mixed Series
Degrassi: Next Class (season four)

DHX Media

Best One-Off, Special or TV Movie
Kiss and Cry

Family Channel/9 Story Media Group/Telefilm Canada/OMDC

CREATIVE TALENT CATEGORY

Best Acting
An American Girl Story—Melody 1963: Love Has to Win
Amazon Studios

Best Writing
Trollhunters
DreamWorks Animation Television

Best Directing
Peppa Pig
Astley Baker Davies/Entertainment One

Best Animation
Trollhunters
DreamWorks Animation Television

Best Voice Talent
Peppa Pig
Astley Baker Davies/Entertainment One

Best Music
Sesame Street
Sesame Workshop

Best Design
An American Girl Story—Melody 1963: Love Has to Win
Amazon Studios

BROADCASTING CATEGORY

Channel of the Year 
CBeebies

Best Channel Design
CBC Kids

Best Programming Block
Sprout House
Universal Kids

Best Channel Website
PBS KIDS

pbskids.org

Best On-Air Host or Hosting Team
Tony Kim, Janaye Upshaw, Victor Verbitsky, Jason Hopley, Kira Hall, Todd Doldersum and Frank Meschkuleit
CBC Kids

DIGITAL—PRESCHOOL (0 TO FIVE) CATEGORY

Best Learning App—Original
Animal World—Animal Sounds For Babies & Toddlers

Papumba

Best Learning App—Branded
Elmo Loves ABCs

Sesame Workshop/Aspire Games

Best Game App—Original
Sago Mini World

Sago Sago

Best Game App—Branded
Hey Duggee: We Love Animals

BBC Worldwide/Scary Beasties/Studio AKA

Best Website
SesameStreet.org

Sesame Workshop

Best Streaming Video Platform
Hopster

Hopster

Best Web/App Series—Original
Amigo to the Rescue
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media/Reel FX

Best Web/App Series—Branded

Love 2 Learn

Sesame Workshop/YouTube

DIGITAL—KIDS (SIX AND UP) CATEGORY

Best Learning App—Branded
Amazon FreeTime

Amazon FreeTime/Amazon

Best Game App—Original
Animal Jam—Play Wild!

WildWorks

Best Game App—Branded
My Little Pony Rainbow Runners

Hasbro/Budge Studios

Best Website
National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids

Best Streaming Video Platform
LeapFrog Epic Academy Edition

LeapFrog

Best Web/App Series—Original     
The Paper Girls

FableVision Studios/Global Tinker

Best Web/App Series—Branded
As Told by LEGO: Rogue One

Disney Consumer Products Interactive (DCPI)/Disney Digital Network

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