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Andrew Byrne appointed TV Project Manager for Screen Ireland
02 Jul 2020 | In an effort to increase its commitment to funding television production across live action and animation, Screen Ireland has announced the appointment of Andrew Byrne to the Production and Development team in the newly created role of TV Project Manager. 
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60 new jobs announced as Triggerfish, South Africa's leading animation studio, chooses Galway for first international expansion
17 Jun 2020 | The animation studio behind Netflix’s first original animated TV series from Africa, Triggerfish has announced it is to establish its first international studio in Galway. 
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Screen Ireland launches Director's Picks, a new weekly series celebrating Irish Shorts on RTÉ Culture
25 May 2020 | Screen Ireland has announced the launch of a new weekly series of ‘Director’s Picks’ to showcase Screen Ireland-supported shorts on the RTÉ Culture website. 
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Monster Entertainment delivers Earth to Luna and Harry & Bip to Sky
12 May 2020 | Sky has acquired all 5 seasons of hit international Emmy-nominated preschool science animation series from distributor Monster Entertainment 
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Irish Animation projects now generate 50% of all production spending in Ireland
07 May 2020 | The latest figures from Screen Ireland show that the Irish animation continued to grow in 2019 now accounting for 50% of all production spending in Ireland, up from 20% in 2014. 
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Screen Skills Ireland introduces Screen Talks webinar series
09 Apr 2020 | Screen Skills Ireland has announced its new Screen Talks initiative, a series of webinars delivered by industry experts on a broad array of sector-related topics. 
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Winners announced behind closed doors for Youtube Kids Animation Dingle Student Awards 2020
23 Mar 2020 | Although Animation Dingle 2020 came to a halt last week when it was decided to cancel the Festival in respect of health and safety and in the wake of Coronavirus, the Festival arrange for an alternative awards presentation to be held online so that the winners could be announced. 
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Screen Ireland commits to initial measures to support the Irish creative screen industries impacted by COVID-19
19 Mar 2020 | Screen Ireland has been monitoring the rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic on a daily basis and recognises that this represents an unprecedented challenge for the Irish creative screen industries. 
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Ronan McCabe Named Animation Ireland Chief Executive
11 Mar 2020 | Animation Ireland, the trade body representing Ireland’s animation studios, has announced that it has appointed Ronan McCabe as its new Chief Executive. 
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Applications now open for 2020 Animation Hot Seat Residency
13 Feb 2020 | Offline Film Festival has announced that applications are now open for the its 2020 Animation Hot Seat Residency. The Residency will begin in May, culminating in a premiere of the work created at OFFline Film Festival in October 2020. 
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YouTube Kids announced as title sponsor for Animation Dingle Student Awards
10 Feb 2020 | Animation Dingle has announced YouTube Kids as the title sponsor of the Animation Dingle Student Awards. 
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Flickerpix acquires rights for Dirty Bertie with plans for new animated series
10 Feb 2020 | Northern Irish animation company Flickerpix has acquired the rights for the bestselling children’s fiction book series Dirty Bertie with plans to develop a new 26 part television animation series. 
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Monster Entertainment to launch new season of hit animation series Jungle Beat at Kidscreen
10 Feb 2020 | With Kidscreen just around the corner, Sunrise Productions has announced the 8th season of their award-winning non-dialogue pre-school show, Jungle Beat. 
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Irish animation delegation prepare to travel to Miami for Kidscreen Summit 2020
06 Feb 2020 | Ireland’s leading animation studios will line up with the biggest names in the global film and TV production in Miami next week to represent Ireland at the Kidscreen Summit 2020. 
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Monster Entertainment to launch new slate at Kidscreen
05 Feb 2020 | The Dublin-based distributor is launching a brand new slate of programming at the 2020 Kidscreen Summit in Miami next month. 
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IFTA launches Five-Year Strategic Development Plan (2020–2024)
30 Jan 2020 | The Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) officially unveils its Five-Year Strategic Development Plan 2020-2024. 
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Johnathan Clarke and Stephen Fagan selected for Inaugural ACE Animation Special
21 Jan 2020 | ACE Producers has announced the sixteen producers that have been selected for the first edition of the ACE Animation Special that will take place during Animation Dingle in Ireland this coming March. 
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The Day Henry Met… Season 4 premieres on Nick Jr and adds several new broadcasters
15 Jan 2020 | The latest season of Wiggleywoo’s hit series; The Day Henry Met… has recently been completed and made its debut on Nick Jr Too in the UK and Ireland on 7th January. 
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Irish companies receive over €2 million in funding from Creative Europe MEDIA in 2019
19 Dec 2019 | The penultimate year of the Creative Europe Programme (2014-2020) has seen the highest annual award to Irish companies to date with over €2 million in funding received for Training, Development, TV Programming, Festivals, Market Access, and the Promotion of European Works Online. 
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