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# cartoon saloon

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# Podcast
The Explainer: How do you get nominated for an Oscar?
We speak to director Tomm Moore about Cartoon Saloon’s latest Oscar-nominated film, Wolfwalkers.
# the breadwinner
'It's a compelling story about women': A look at the Oscar-nominated animation made in Kilkenny
Kilkenny-based Cartoon Saloon’s The Breadwinner is nominated for an award at tonight’s Oscars.
# Kilkenny
Inside the Irish animation studio that could be in line for an Oscar
The Kilkenny-based animation studio have previously been nominated for The Secret of Kells and Song of the Sea.
# Irish Oscars
Chris O'Dowd and Cartoon Saloon's Paul Young spoke about their Roscommon childhoods at a pre-Oscars bash
OK so everyone in Ireland do know each other.
# Beast from the east strikes again
Storm Emma stopped these Irish Oscar nominees from making it to LA for a party held in their honour
And the movie’s film producer is none other than Angelina Jolie!
# COYBIG
Saoirse Ronan has been nominated for a Golden Globe
Martin McDonagh and the Kilkenny-based Cartoon Saloon have also been nominated for awards.
# cartoon saloon
This Irish Oscar-nominated animation company is bringing 140 new jobs to Kilkenny
Another 60 jobs were announced at tech company Red Hat in Waterford.
# the breadwinner
Angelina Jolie wants Irish animation to give 'strong message about empowerment'
The film tells the story of a 12-year-old girl who dresses up as a boy in order to work and provide for her family in Afghanistan.
# the breadwinner
Angelina Jolie to produce Irish animation
The Hollywood star will be working with Cartoon Saloon.
# Red Carpet
It looks like the kid from Moone Boy had serious craic at the Oscars last night
It looked like David Rawle wouldn’t get a ticket, but he hustled and scrambled and made it to the show.
# song of the sea
Twenty Kilkenny animators make trip to the Oscars...with 10 tickets
Some people don’t pick up their tickets and they’re hoping to get their hands on them.
# song of the sea
20 Kilkenny animators headed for the Oscars... with only ten tickets
We’re rooting for Cartoon Saloon’s Song of the Sea.
# Red Carpet
Here's what it looks like when you get an Oscars invite in the post
Doop de doo, just another… OH.
# COYBIG
Here's the Irish animated film that was just nominated for an Oscar
Song of the Sea is nominated for Best Animated Feature.
# imaginanimation
Irish cartoon gets snapped up by Nick Jr UK (and RTÉjr)
Chris O’Dowd is lined up to voice Puffin Rock, an animated series from the makers of The Secret of Kells.