Brown Bag Films is one of the world’s most exciting, original and successful creative-led animation studios. With studio locations in Dublin, Toronto and Manchester and an office in LA, Brown Bag Films creates cutting-edge animation for the international market. Founded in Dublin, Ireland in 1994 by Managing Director Cathal Gaffney and Creative Director Darragh O’Connell, and acquired by 9 Story Media Group in 2015, we remain 100% creatively-driven with a focus on producing the highest quality, cross-platform animation with strong stories and engaging characters.

The studio’s much-loved TV shows are viewed by millions of children worldwide and include Doc McStuffins, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Henry Hugglemonster, Bing, Peg + Cat, Peter Rabbit, Wild Kratts, Olivia, Noddy in Toyland, The Magic School Bus: Rides Again, and Octonauts. Brown Bag Films has earned numerous awards and nominations including fourteen Emmy® Awards and two Oscar nominations.

Brown Bag Films is among the most technically-advanced studios in the world, with full animation, picture and audio post-production facilities in-house. Our motto is simple: “We love animation.” In fact, we love it so much we trademarked it! ‘We Love Animation™.’

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Vampirina, The Stinky & Dirty Show, Peter Rabbit, Bing, Doc McStuffins, Octonauts, Henry Hugglemonster, Nella the Princess Knight, The Magic School Bus: Rides Again, Top Wing, Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood, 3 Amigonauts, Peg + Cat, Wild Kratts, Wibbly Pig, Peep and the Big Wide World, Almost Naked Animals, Camp Lakebottom, Numb Chucks, Nature Cat, Fugget About It, Give Up Yer Aul Sins, I’m An Animal, Olivia, Noddy In Toyland, Wobbly Land, Teenology, Crap Rap, Grabby Bag, Trouble In Paradise.


Amazon Studios, Disney Junior, CBeebies, RTE, Nickelodeon, Five, Hit Entertainment, Cartoon Network, Tvokids, Chorion, Silvergate Media, ABC Australian Broadcasting Corporation

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