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Expansion News & More Hiring For Dublin Animation Studio Boulder Media
23 Mar 2017 | Boulder Media announces significant expansions to its Dublin animation studio operations with further job creations. To house the new expanded team, it will also be relocating to a larger studio space in the summer. 
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Cake & Studio Moshi Launch Gingerbread Animation House in Dublin
22 Mar 2017 | UK kid’s distributor Cake has partnered with Australian firm Studio Moshi to launch an animation house in Ireland called Gingerbread Animation. 
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IFTA Film & Drama Awards Focus: VFX Nominations #IFTA17
16 Mar 2017 | Ed Bruce and Nicholas Murphy of Screen Scene make up three quarters of the 2017 VFX category, for their work on ‘Black Sails S04’, ‘Game of Thrones S06’ and ‘Ripper Street S05’. 
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Irish Animation Awards 2017 Nominees Announced
14 Mar 2017 | The second inaugural awards which will take place on Saturday March 25th in Dingle, Co. Kerry have announced the line-up of nominees, which includes projects from Sixteen South, Cartoon Saloon, JAM Media and more. 
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Paul Young of Cartoon Saloon for The Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF) Committee
08 Mar 2017 | In a bid to support the production of feature length animation projects in the Flemish region, a fund of €750,000 will be dedicated annually to a single majority-produced project. 
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“Brain Freeze is quite possibly the most fun I've ever had,” Puppeteer Liam Geraghty Talks to IFTN
27 Feb 2017 | ‘Brain Freeze’ the science themed kid’s comedy series is back for its third series on CBBC this week, airing daily at 3.35pm. IFTN talked to puppeteer Liam Geraghty about his work on the show. 
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IFTN chats to Light House Studio Co-Founders and two-time Oscar Nominees Cartoon Saloon
24 Feb 2017 | We are all cheering for actress Ruth Negga and costume designer Consolata Boyle who are both nominated for their respected work in ‘Loving’ and ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’ at the 89th Academy Awards this Sunday, February 26th 
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Pulse College talks Training, Animation & Partnership with Griffith College
17 Feb 2017 | We catch up with Marketing Manager Ray Lonergan and Head of Animation David Williams on the latest animation news from the leading Dublin college. 
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Brown Bag Films Wins Best Pre-School Animated Series At 2017 Kid Screen Awards
16 Feb 2017 | ‘Doc Mc Stuffins’ the children’s animation produced by Disney Junior and Brown Bag Films in Dublin. Won an award for Best Animated Series, in the pre-school programming category at the 2017 Kid Screen Awards. 
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Monster’s New Series ‘Harry & Bip’ Picked Up By Disney
15 Feb 2017 | Monster Entertainment has picked up distribution of the newly completed animation series ‘Harry & Bip’, and has already sold it to Disney for all of Central Europe, Middle East and Africa and to SRC for French-speaking Canada. 
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‘Puffin Rock’ Acquired By More International Networks
08 Feb 2017 | It has been announced that the animated pre-school series ‘Puffin Rock’ narrated by Irish comic actor Chris O’Dowd (‘Moone Boy’, ‘Bridesmaids’) has been acquired from Paris-based distributor Superights by several more international broadcasters. 
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‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ honoured at VES Awards
08 Feb 2017 | The Visual Effects Society Awards honoured fantasy series ‘Game of Thrones’ for the acclaimed ninth episode of its sixth season, ‘Battle of the Bastards’, as well as animated feature film ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ voiced by NI talent Art Parkinson. 
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Lighthouse Studios to be launched by Cartoon Saloon & Mercury Filmworks
07 Feb 2017 | The joint venture which will focus on 2D animation will create one hundred and forty jobs in Kilkenny between here and 2020 is supported by the IDA and the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation. 
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Telegael’s Co-Pro Animation ‘Wissper’ Commissioned By Channel 5 for Season 2
30 Jan 2017 | The UK broadcaster Channel 5 has commissioned a second series of ‘‘Wissper’ a CGI children’s animated comedy drama for 4-7 year olds about animals and their environments. Co-produced by Telegael (Ireland), Absolutely Cuckoo (UK), Discreet Art Productions (India) and M4E (Germany). 
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Calling All Animation Filmmakers: Frameworks Short Film Scheme Is Now Accepting Applications
25 Jan 2017 | Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) is now accepting applications for Frameworks; a scheme for the making of animated short films. 
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Big Motive Create a ‘Step into the Story’ Experience with New Children’s Project
19 Jan 2017 | ‘Tara’s Locket’ is a short virtual reality story adventure for 5-7 year olds available on iOS and Android. A new project from product design and innovation studio Big Motive, it was inspired by the landscapes, stories and folklore of Ireland’s dramatic Atlantic coast. 
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NFS/IADT Open Day Saturday 14th January
13 Jan 2017 | If you're interested in studying at the National Film School, find out more at their Open Day in January. 
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Animated Series ‘Becca’s Bunch’ from JAM Media acquired by ABC KIDS, Australia
12 Jan 2017 | The new series from the Dublin-based production, distribution and licensing company is currently in production and merges live action, puppetry, 2D and CG animation. 
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Art Parkinson on 'Kubo and the Two Strings'
06 Jan 2017 | Ahead of the Golden Globes this Sunday, we caught up briefly with Art Parkinson, the young Donegal actor who’s voice is featured on the Globe nominated ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’. 
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Hot Drop Films and Baboon Animation announce Creative Alliance
04 Jan 2017 | Irish-based Hot Drop Films and New York’s Baboon Animation have announced a transatlantic creative alliance, enabling the development companies to share each other’s credits and experience. 
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