5th Animation Dingle – PLACES ARE LIMITED
Friday 24th & Saturday 25th March 2017
Visit www.animationdingle.com for further details
Set in magical Dingle – on the most westerly peninsula of Europe, Animation Dingle, in partnership with JAM Media and Dingle International Film Festival, is now in its 5th year and celebrates student creativity and excellence in Irish and International animation. The festival was created for students, has been moulded by them, and is composed of three parts—Conference, Screenings and Awards. Already it has been listed by Animation Magazine in their TOP 25 EVENTS IN THE WORLD NOT-TO-MISSED!
“Having been to many interesting film events over the years I can honestly say with hand on my heart the Dingle film festival is by far the best craic I’ve ever had at a film festival.” – Oscar winner, Richie Baneham (Avatar, Lord of The Rings Trilogy)
In 2015 Animation Dingle held Ireland’s first ever Animation Awards ceremony in association with Animation Ireland; it is home to the Murakami Award for animation, (recipients including Jimmy T. Murakami, Richie Baneham, Tomm Moore, Don Bluth & Gary Goldman). Festival has had presentations from Disney, Amazon, Nickelodeon, Walker Books, Penguin, Scholastic, RTE, CBBC, Cartoon Saloon, JAM Media, Brown Bag Films, Kavaleer, Treehouse Republic, Salty Dog Pictures, Geronimo.
“The best festival I’ve ever attended!” Jackie Edwards, Head of BBC Children’s Animation