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  • Arrow Sat 30th Sept - Sun 1st Oct

Animation Workshop and Screening: Future Visions - Irish Graduate Animations 2023

Animation workshop: Saturday 30th September, 2pm-3pm

Come and join Cartoon Saloon’s Fabian Erlinghäuser in a workshop for budding animators, exploring the Art of Sport using some of the basic principles of animation including character design and visual language.

Workshop suitable for ages 7-12. Please book your ticket below.


Screening: Future Visions - Irish Graduate Animations 2023, Saturday 30th September - Sunday 1st October

Talent-spot rising starts in the next generation of Irish animation as we screen 2023 graduate showreels from Coláiste Dhulaigh; Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology; Technological University of the Shannon Athlone; TUS Limerick School Art and Design; and South East Technological University, Carlow.



Fabian Erlinghauser is a director at Cartoon Saloon where he is currently co-directing the new TV-Show 'Silly Sundays'. He was Assistant Director on the feature films 'My Father's Dragon' and 'Song Of The Sea', and Co-Director of the Annie Award-winning Greenpeace film 'There's a monster in my kitchen'. In 2021 Fabian won the Irish Animation Award for 'Best Director of an animated series' for 'Dorg Van Dango'. Prior to this he served as Animation Director of the feature films 'The Breadwinner', and 'Song of the Sea', and as Animation Supervisor on 'The Secret Of Kells'.

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