Ireland Tag Archive

A Vulpine Twilight World Beckons in Lorcan Finnegan’s ‘Foxes’

Live Action

7th January, 2014

Following an impressive festival run, Lorcan Finnegan’s foreboding short Foxes makes its online debut today so we took the opportunity to sit down with

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Happiness is Movement

Animation

29th November, 2013

A mere week and we’re back once again praising the work of Nexus director Johnny Kelly. This time it’s because he’s put a massive smile on

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The Salvation Army: Clothing, Food & Shelter

Animation

22nd November, 2013

Johnny Kelly, he who gave us hope for sustainable farming with Back to the Start, has created three brilliantly simple ads – Clothing, Food &

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NSPCC – Sally’s Story

Animation

12th September, 2013

Commissioned for the NSPCC, Eamonn O’Neil brings the saddening story of Sally – a girl bullied at school and unable to seek refuge in her

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Idiot Songs: Villages of Ether

Music

9th September, 2013

A journey into the subconscious and the triumph over anxiety and self doubt, Kevin McGloughlin’s Villages of Ether promo for Idiot Songs transports us

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Conor Finnegan Blends Puppetry & Animation in Short ‘Fear of Flying’

Animation

15th July, 2013

Described as "like stop-motion but feels a bit more wonky and analogue" Irish filmmaker Conor Finnegan joins us to talk about animated short film Fear of

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Eoin Duffy Discusses His North Atlantic Animated ‘Encounter’

Animation

22nd May, 2013

Eoin Duffy applies his meticulously aligned animation style to the ‘study of the territorial responses of varying North Atlantic species’ in

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TheyAreAnimators #11: David OReilly

Animation

6th May, 2013

Not content with making some of the most innovative animation seen in recent years, eccentric creative-type David OReilly seems to have so many fingers in

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Windows

Animation

5th April, 2013

In his black and white animation Windows, Conor Whelan all too briefly captures “that weird feeling of happy loneliness you get when travelling

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Adventure Time – David OReilly

Animation

4th April, 2013

2013 has already started pretty excitingly for prolific Irish animator David OReilly, we’re only just over four months into the year and the eccentric

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My Fellow Sponges: This Dream Song

Music

3rd March, 2013

Mia Mullarkey and Galway band My Fellow Sponges guide us through the bizarrest of house parties in their one take, reverse shot promo for This Dream Song.

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TheyAreAnimators #5: Eamonn O’Neill

Animation

3rd December, 2012

Animator Eamonn O’Neill joins us to discuss his career so far and the films it has produced, whilst also taking a look back at his studies at the RCA

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