A Grand Day Out
is the first short film featuring Wallace & Gromit
Wallace and his dog Gromit realise that they're out of cheese and the shops are closed. The solution? Build a rocket in the basement and take a trip to the moon... which, as everyone knows, is made of cheese. While there, they have an encounter with a coin-operated robot who's desperate to go skiing.
It was released in 1989. It was nominated for the Academy Award
for Animated Short Film, but lost to Aardman's other work, Creature Comforts
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