Animation Ireland & NTAA at Animation Dingle

Meet Animation Ireland at Our Studio Fair at Animation Dingle 2023. Animation Ireland is the trade organisation for Irish animation studios, working to promote Ireland’s world class sector internationally. Its 42 members are geographically spread around Ireland, producing animation content for television & feature films, for the domestic and international markets.

Their activities include:

  • Promotion of the sector
  • National policy & strategy
  • Advocacy
  • Irish Animation Awards
  • Funding
  • Training and events
  • Research

Meet the National Talent Academy for Animation at our Studio Fair at Animation Dingle 2023.

The National Talent Academy for Animation is an initiative of Fís Éireann / Screen Ireland managed by Animation Ireland.

Through a range of programmes and events, the NTAA engages with, supports and provides creative talent with opportunities to progress within the animation industry, with a particular focus on bringing more diverse Ireland-based talent into the sector in all areas and from all backgrounds and disciplines:

  • Mentorships
  • Workshops
  • Masterclasses
  • Panels
  • Networking opportunities

IRISH STUDIO PANEL: Unlock your creative potential 

Do you want to work in a studio, which provides a collaborative and creative environment?  Or develop your skills and grow as a professional? How do you get to reach your full potential? Are you looking for competitive pay, flexible hours, and access to the latest animation software and technology? Are you looking to work in a studio who is passionate about creating high-quality content and creating a supportive and inspiring work environment? A studio space that explores new ideas and pushes boundaries in the ever-evolving world of animation.

Chair: Ronan McCabe, Animation Ireland 

Stuart Forrest, triggerfishanimation  

Deirdre Barry, National Talent Academy of Animation

Paul O’Flanagan, Boulder Media 

Mark Cumerton, JAM Media 

Darragh O’ Connell, Brown Bag Films  

Festival passes for Animation Dingle 2023 are available here: