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Animating Wolfwalkers: A Talk with Cartoon Saloon's Tomm Moore 24 Jun 2023

Meet Tomm Moore, co-founder & Creative Director of Cartoon Saloon, to hear all about what drew him to animation and how he became a highly successful animator and an ACADEMY AWARD® Nominated Director.

Over Cartoon Saloon’s history, Tomm has worked as Director, Art Director, Storyboarder, Animator and Illustrator across a range of the studio's projects. Tomm has directed three films which were all nominated for Best Animated Feature at the ACADEMY AWARD® The Secret of Kells in 2010, Song of the Sea in 2015 and Wolfwalkers in 2020.

Until recently, Tomm was a member of our board of directors here at The Ark. He is currently working as a producer across several of Cartoon Saloon’s new films and series projects as well as refocusing on his personal art training.

You can see some of Cartoon Saloon's incredible work at Wolfwalkers: The Exhibition in The Ark gallery from 10 June - 23 August.