Cartoon Saloon and director Nora Twomey’s debut animated feature, The Breadwinner, won four major accolades at the 2018 Emile Awards in Lille, France
US streaming giant Netflix has announced six new animated projects, including My Father's Dragon from Nora Twomey and Cartoon Saloon.
Two Irish animations, Captain Morten and the Spider Queen and The Breadwinner, won awards at the 23rd International Film Festival Schlingel in Germany.
#IrishAbroad: Irish Film London and WFTV hosted Nora Twomey for preview screening of The Breadwinner
Irish Film London (IFL), Ireland’s film and animation champions in the UK this week partnered with the Women in Film & TV UK (WFTV) network, publisher Emerald Street and distributor Studio Canal on an exclusive preview screening and panel discussion for the Academy Award nominated Irish film The Breadwinner.
Two Irish/Canadian co-productions won big at the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards. Aisling Walsh's Maudie, a moving portrayal of artist Maud Lewis, won 7 awards, while Nora Twomey's The Breadwinner, the story of a girl who disguises herself as a boy to support her family in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan, won 4.
The Academy Award nominees have just been announced for the 90th Oscars and it has been a good Hollywood morning for the Irish.
The Audi Dublin International Film Festival has announced the Irish premiere of Nora Twomey’s animated feature film, The Breadwinner on February 22nd.
Animation is Film announced the winners of its inaugural festival with Cartoon Saloon's The Breadwinner, directed by Nora Twomey, taking the top honours.
StudioCanal will release Cartoon Saloon and director Nora Twomey's new feature animation The Breadwinner on May 25th, 2018 in Ireland and the UK.