The Morph Files

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The Morph Files
Genre Clay animation
Created by Aardman Animations
Peter Lord
David Sproxton
Developed by Aardman Animations
Peter Lord
David Sproxton
Written by Andy Walker
Directed by Peter Lord
David Sproxton
Creative director(s) Peter Lord
David Sproxton
Narrated by Neil Morrissey
Theme music composer Andy Walker
Opening theme "The Morph Files"
Ending theme "The Morph Files"
Composer(s) Ilan Eshkeri
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
(only for the narrator)
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13 (list of episodes)
Executive producer(s) Peter Lord
David Sproxton
Producer(s) Jacqueline White
Cinematography Peter Lord
David Sproxton
Editor(s) Andrew Hassenruck
Running time 9 min
Production company(s) Aardman Animations
Distributor BBC
Original network BBC
Original release 1 July – 23 September 1995
Preceded by SMart
Followed by Morph TV

The Morph Files is a British children's stop-motion animated comedy television show featuring Morph (see Morph (franchise)). The series was narrated by Neil Morrissey and produced by Aardman Animations. The series is a mix of new animation and old footage from former shows, and features the same cast from The Amazing Adventures of Morph. It was originally aired on BBC from 1 July to 23 September 1995 and was later aired on the ABC in Australia from 1 June 1998 to 13 June 2000.

The show is currently being rerun on Gold and Amazon Instant Video.


No. Title Original air date
1 "Babysitting" 1 July 1995 (1995-07-01)
2 "Skiing" 8 July 1995 (1995-07-08)
3 "Gobbledygook" 15 July 1995 (1995-07-15)
4 "Doctor Morph" 22 July 1995 (1995-07-22)
5 "The Dog Show" 29 July 1995 (1995-07-29)
6 "Exercising" 5 August 1995 (1995-08-05)
7 "Games" 12 August 1995 (1995-08-12)
8 "The Film Show" 19 August 1995 (1995-08-19)
9 "Gardening" 26 August 1995 (1995-08-26)
10 "Mirrors" 2 September 1995 (1995-09-02)
11 "Little Green" 9 September 1995 (1995-09-09)
12 "Cowboys" 16 September 1995 (1995-09-16)
13 "The Birthday Party" 23 September 1995 (1995-09-23)

Home media releases[edit]

In 1998, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment released the series on VHS in the United States. Each of the three VHS tapes contained four episodes from the series. In the United Kingdom, the entire series was released on both VHS and DVD by Universal Pictures Home Entertainment whilst other VHS tapes were released by ABC Video and Roadshow Entertainment in Australia.

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