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15th December 2017 - Comments Off on

CARTOON SALOON EARNS 2018 GOLDEN GLOBE NOMINATION FOR

“THE BREADWINNER”

The Breadwinner Golden Globe Nomination

Critically-Acclaimed Film is Also Winner of LA Film Critics Association Prize and Toronto Film Critics Association Prize;

Nominee of 10 Annie Awards Including “Best Animated Feature – Independent”; and Nominated by the Broadcast Film Critics Association, Chicago Film Critics Association, LA Online Film Critics Society, and  San Francisco Film Critics Circle for “Best Animated Feature”

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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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