Old Irish Tales Page
Deposits
James
Auntie Cupcake
The Horse’s Mouth Show
Fantasy Ireland
Unicorns
King Pawn
Grandma’s Wild Garden (TV show)
The Continuing Adventures of Barrington Scarcliff

Old Irish Tales (TV series)

Looking for tales of Talking Goats, Giants, Changelings, Fairy Folk, Flying Chariots, Warriors, and a smart as a whip Salmon? Welcome to Dun Draíocht.

Details

Old Irish Tales of Dun Draíoct is a 10 X 11 minute animated series full of old Irish lore, modern, madcap adventures and plenty of craic for the entire family.In every story a character from the town of Dun Draíocht encounters a mythical, magical being and winds up on a wild, hilarious adventure, always ending up with a problem solved and a lesson learnt. Sure, isn’t that what Old Irish Tales are all about in the first place?

Director: Trevor Courtney

Writers: Ciaran Morrison & Mick O’Hara, Marina Carr, Trevor Courtney and Danny Stack

Deposits

Deposits concerns the connection of all the the ‘Disappeared’, who are the remains of those murdered by the Provisional Irish Republican Army and those killed centuries earlier by the British Redcoats. In common they are buried without trace, but are connected by hopes for discovery. ”

Details

Directed by Trevor Courtney, Written by Adrienne Michel-Long, Produced by Michael Algar, Narrated by John Kavanagh and Composed by Paul Dowling – production at Igloo Animations 2017.

James

‘James’ is an animated drama serial in 13 quarter hour episodes about 14 year old James McMahon’s journey towards self‐discovery.

Details (in development)

At the developmentally difficult age of 14 James is forced to deal with huge upheavals in his life; his Grandmother’s terminal illness and death, the break‐up of his parent’s marriage, his self-induced expulsion from the prestigious St Jerome’s Secondary School, his loneliness, and his sexuality.

Auntie Cupcake

Auntie Cupcake is a children’s TV show that encourages kids to get involved in baking at home, with the help of Auntie Cupcake.

Details

This show’s initial trailer and clips were produced at Igloo Animations. Auntie Cupcake was created by Emma O’ Driscoll from Prize Pig Productions. http://prizepigproductions.tv/

Pauline McGlynn is the voice of Auntie Cupcake.

 

 

The Horse’s Mouth Show

The Horse’s Mouth Show is an Irish animated comedy web series.

Details

The Horses Mouth is an Irish Animated Comedy TV Show. It’s based around a few people bantering about anything and everything that enters their heads.

FANTASY IRELAND (TV show)

Fantasy Ireland is a 13 X 11 minute Irish animated comedy series set in a fantastical, dysfunctional version of Dublin City where the humorous and the bizarre are part of everyday life.

Details

Three Private Investigators – TONY, a neurotic skeptical, JAY, a gruff, slightly deluded straight shooter and CIARAN, a thick-skinned, shifty, opportunistic fella from the country constantly find themselves defending Ireland from a megalomaniac priest, Fr Murphy, who is obsessed with finding enough gold to last him a lifetime. The stories focus on abstract versions of modern Ireland mixed with fragments of Irish myth combined with hilarious off-the-cuff Irish male banter. Written by: Mick O’Hara & Ciaran Morrison & Directed/Created by: Trevor Courtney

Unicorns (film)

This was a test animation for a feature film that had animated sequences in it.

Details

This clip was animated & designed by Trevor Courtney and Hermann Karlsson.

King Pawn (short film)

King Pawn is a metaphor for the struggle of the individual in a repressed society. The story follows the growing awareness of one Pawn and his inability to exist in his surroundings.

Details

King Pawn won the Dom Kino Award (House of Cinema) for best cinematic film and was screened at the Galway, LA Shorts, Potugese and Darklight film festivals. It was written and directed by Trevor Courtney.

Grandma’s Wild Garden (TV show)

Grandma’s Wild Garden is a 13 X 5 minute TV series for 4 – 6 year olds. Every day Dan and Nuala go to their grandma’s house after school and stay until their parents come home from work. At the beginning of each programme, Grandma asks them to see which of their wild friends is in the garden today.

Details

Grandma’s Wild Garden brings garden wildlife into focus through the eyes of twins Dan and Nuala on their daily visits to Grandma’s extraordinary house at the centre of her wild garden. The audience, along with Dan and Nuala, spend a few seconds spotting the wildlife characters, which are highlighted as they are spotted, before the scene shifts to the house where they settle for Grandma to tell them the story. One of Grandma’s pictures will be the opening frame of the story.

For more please go here: https://iglooanimations.com/grandmaswildgarden/

The Continuing Adventures of Barrington Scarcliff

13 x 24 minute episodes of gloriously sick animated comedies for anyone over 15 with a twisted sense of humour. This is a co-production in development with Red-Moodle and written by Johnny Morss.

Details

The series chronicles the exploits of Barrington Scarcliff, notorious lech, wretch and coward, as he blunders and cons his way through a fictional fantasy world.

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