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# cartoon-saloon - Saturday 24 April, 2021

The Explainer: How do you get nominated for an Oscar?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How do you get nominated for an Oscar?

Apr 24th 2021, 1:00 PM 13,438 Views 9 Comments

We speak to director Tomm Moore about Cartoon Saloon’s latest Oscar-nominated film, Wolfwalkers.

# cartoon-saloon - Sunday 4 March, 2018

'It's a compelling story about women': A look at the Oscar-nominated animation made in Kilkenny
# The Breadwinner
# The Breadwinner

'It's a compelling story about women': A look at the Oscar-nominated animation made in Kilkenny

Mar 4th 2018, 9:05 PM 16,326 Views 10 Comments

Kilkenny-based Cartoon Saloon’s The Breadwinner is nominated for an award at tonight’s Oscars.

# cartoon-saloon - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Inside the Irish animation studio that could be in line for an Oscar
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

Inside the Irish animation studio that could be in line for an Oscar

Mar 3rd 2018, 8:00 PM 12,309 Views 3 Comments

The Kilkenny-based animation studio have previously been nominated for The Secret of Kells and Song of the Sea.

# cartoon-saloon - Friday 2 March, 2018

Chris O'Dowd and Cartoon Saloon's Paul Young spoke about their Roscommon childhoods at a pre-Oscars bash
# Irish Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Oscars

Chris O'Dowd and Cartoon Saloon's Paul Young spoke about their Roscommon childhoods at a pre-Oscars bash

Mar 2nd 2018, 7:00 PM 4,689 Views 0 Comments

OK so everyone in Ireland do know each other.

Storm Emma stopped these Irish Oscar nominees from making it to LA for a party held in their honour
# Beast From The East Strikes Again
From The Daily Edge
# 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

Mar 2nd 2018, 12:40 PM 3,865 Views 0 Comments

And the movie’s film producer is none other than Angelina Jolie!

# cartoon-saloon - Monday 11 December, 2017

Saoirse Ronan has been nominated for a Golden Globe
# COYBIG
# COYBIG

Saoirse Ronan has been nominated for a Golden Globe

Dec 11th 2017, 2:25 PM 22,789 Views 47 Comments

Martin McDonagh and the Kilkenny-based Cartoon Saloon have also been nominated for awards.

# cartoon-saloon - Monday 6 February, 2017

This Irish Oscar-nominated animation company is bringing 140 new jobs to Kilkenny
# Cartoon Saloon
# Cartoon Saloon

This Irish Oscar-nominated animation company is bringing 140 new jobs to Kilkenny

Feb 6th 2017, 7:58 AM 13,025 Views 5 Comments

Another 60 jobs were announced at tech company Red Hat in Waterford.

# cartoon-saloon - Monday 7 November, 2016

Angelina Jolie wants Irish animation to give 'strong message about empowerment'
# The Breadwinner
# The Breadwinner

Angelina Jolie wants Irish animation to give 'strong message about empowerment'

Nov 7th 2016, 11:50 AM 19,404 Views 57 Comments

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.

# cartoon-saloon - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Angelina Jolie to produce Irish animation
# The Breadwinner
# The Breadwinner

Angelina Jolie to produce Irish animation

Aug 12th 2015, 7:00 AM 22,756 Views 10 Comments

The Hollywood star will be working with Cartoon Saloon.

# cartoon-saloon - Monday 23 February, 2015

It looks like the kid from Moone Boy had serious craic at the Oscars last night
# Red Carpet
From The Daily Edge
# Red Carpet

It looks like the kid from Moone Boy had serious craic at the Oscars last night

Feb 23rd 2015, 10:56 AM 10,193 Views 0 Comments

It looked like David Rawle wouldn’t get a ticket, but he hustled and scrambled and made it to the show.

# cartoon-saloon - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Twenty Kilkenny animators make trip to the Oscars...with 10 tickets
# Song Of The Sea
# Song Of The Sea

Twenty Kilkenny animators make trip to the Oscars...with 10 tickets

Feb 22nd 2015, 12:59 PM 11,634 Views 5 Comments

Some people don’t pick up their tickets and they’re hoping to get their hands on them.

20 Kilkenny animators headed for the Oscars... with only ten tickets
# Song Of The Sea
From The Daily Edge
# Song Of The Sea

20 Kilkenny animators headed for the Oscars... with only ten tickets

Feb 22nd 2015, 11:58 AM 2,926 Views 0 Comments

We’re rooting for Cartoon Saloon’s Song of the Sea.

# cartoon-saloon - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Here's what it looks like when you get an Oscars invite in the post
# Red Carpet
From The Daily Edge
# Red Carpet

Here's what it looks like when you get an Oscars invite in the post

Jan 20th 2015, 4:23 PM 7,740 Views 2 Comments

Doop de doo, just another… OH.

# cartoon-saloon - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Here's the Irish animated film that was just nominated for an Oscar
# COYBIG
From The Daily Edge
# COYBIG

Here's the Irish animated film that was just nominated for an Oscar

Jan 15th 2015, 1:50 PM 12,131 Views 25 Comments

Song of the Sea is nominated for Best Animated Feature.

# cartoon-saloon - Monday 23 September, 2013

Irish cartoon gets snapped up by Nick Jr UK (and RTÉjr)
# Imaginanimation
# Imaginanimation

Irish cartoon gets snapped up by Nick Jr UK (and RTÉjr)

Sep 23rd 2013, 7:45 PM 14,110 Views 6 Comments

Chris O’Dowd is lined up to voice Puffin Rock, an animated series from the makers of The Secret of Kells.