The National Film School Lecture Series in association with Bord Scannán na hÉireann / The Irish Film Board present Tomm Moore, Academy Award®-nominated Animation Director.
Tomm Moore co-founded Cartoon Saloon in 1999 and, during the company’s history, he has worked as Director, Art Director, Storyboarder, Animator and Illustrator on a range of projects. He has directed two feature films, The Secret Of Kells (2009) and Song of the Sea (2014), and both received Oscar® nominations for Best Animated Feature. Tomm also directed the “On Love” segment for The Prophet (2014), a feature animation produced by Salma Hayek, based on the book by Kahlil Gibran. Winner of two IFTAs, and co-creator of TV series, Puffin Rock, Tomm is dividing his time between the development of his latest project, Wolf Walkers, and Nora Twomey’s The Breadwinner, of which he is a producer.
The talk will be held on the IADT campus in Room A019 at 2.00 pm on WEDNESDAY 11 MAY 2016 at Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art Design and Technology | Kill Avenue, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin.