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21st June 2017 - Comments Off on

Nora Twomey on The Breadwinner and life as an animator.

Nora recently talked to John Meagher from the Irish Independent about her journey getting to where she is today.

She dropped out of school at 15 and took a factory job before finding her calling in animation. Now, Cork's Nora Twomey - one of the founders of the Oscar-nominated Cartoon Saloon - is working with Angelina Jolie and has been hailed by Variety as one to watch.

16th May 2017 - Comments Off on

Official Breadwinner Trailer

We are so happy to bring to you the official trailer for our upcoming feature film,
The Breadwinner. Based on the best-selling children's novel by Deborah Ellis, The Breadwinner tells the story of 11 year old Parvana who gives up her identity to provide for her family and try to save her father's life. Parvana's father Nurullah had told stories about history and imagination to Parvana as she helped him in the marketplace of Taliban controlled Kabul in the year 2001.

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20th January 2017 - Comments Off on

Breadwinner Workshop

In partnership with The Ark a Breadwinner workshop has been announced and it is open to all budding artists and animators.

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18th February 2016 - No Comments!

January Fan Art of the Month 2016 Entries

We're looking for entries for February's fan art of the month! We love seeing everyone's creations inspired by our films and we want to see more.

If you would like to enter, send your artwork to along with your details and if you have Deviantart or Tumblr pages send those too!

We'll choose our favorite fan art in the next week or so and it'll be featured on our Facebook & Twitter banners for a whole month.

See below for all the January fanart entries.


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