Based on Peter Ackroyd’s essay, ‘A Microcosm of London’, Brighton based animators, Persistent Peril recreate the illustrious history of the Barbican site from the Romans to present day in animation.

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Direction: Persistent Peril
Producers (Barbican): Siddharth Khajuria and Ryan Nelson
Sound Design: Andy Grier
Voice over: Orlando James
Article adaptation: Ginny Jones, Jonny Clapham with Siddharth Khajuria
Design: Garth Jones and Jonny Clapham
Animation: Jonny Clapham, Ginny Jones and Garth Jones

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