• Women In Animation Launches Regular Networking Event

    Women In Animation Launches Regular Networking Event

                              The Irish chapter of Women In Animation will hold its first “Thirsty Thursday” networking mixer on 11th September 2014 at the Odeon from 6pm. It’s Buy-Your-Own Booze, but there will be limited free food for early birds! […]

  • Animation Business Fundamentals Course with Animation Skillnet

    Animation Business Fundamentals Course with Animation Skillnet

    Salty Dog Pictures’ CEO Deirdre Barry and Creative Director Cliff Parrott will be teaching a five class course on Animation Business Fundamentals with Animation Skillnet this November. The Course Will Cover Establishing a studio/company, finding a business form that works for you and your organization. Discussing formats (feature, TV specials, […]

  • We’re launching BangaUE Media.

    We’re launching BangaUE Media.

    Salty Dog Pictures is proud to announce the launch of BangaUE Media, a new entertainment brand. Through BangaUE Media we will create entertainment and content for older audiences, whilst Salty Dog Pictures will continue to create, produce and distribute top quality kid and family friendly entertainment. BangaUE Media will create […]

  • Inis Spraoi has Wrapped

    Inis Spraoi has Wrapped

      Our 26 episode by 11 minutes series Inis Spraoi/ Rocka-Bye Island (internationally) has wrapped. A huge thanks to everyone that worked so hard on the series, the finished project is really fantastic. Inis Spraoi will air on RTÉ this Autumn in English and as Gaeilge! Rocka-Bye Island will air […]

  • March On Film- Audience Choice

    March On Film- Audience Choice

      Our short film ‘Walk On By’ was awarded the audience choice prize at March on Film on Wednesday in the Sugar Club. All the films in the final were excellent, congratulations to all the finalists. Also, a massive thank you to the organizers Kristian O’Neill, Julie Hannon & Benjamin […]

  • Walk On By – March On Film Finalist

    Walk On By – March On Film Finalist

    We’re delighted here at Salty Dog Pictures, our short film Walk On By has reached the final of March On Film. Written and directed by Clifford Parrott, it stars Gary Etchingham as a hapless office worker who falls in love with a talking walk signal. We had a great day […]

  • March on Film

    March on Film

    We had a whale of a time filming a short last weekend for this month’s ‘March on Film’ contest. Our short, written and directed by Clifford Parrott, tells the story of Nicky Cunningham, a poor hapless office worker who stumbles across a talking walk signal on his morning commute to […]

  • Toon Boom Harmony

    Toon Boom Harmony

    As we’re the only company in Ireland using Toon Boom Harmony for full production we thought we’d give a behind the scenes look at the process. Meet one of our riggers, Conor Clery who kindly filled us in on his experience working with Toon Boom Harmony. Conor:  I had no […]

  • Internship Vacancies – March 2014

    Internship Vacancies – March 2014

    We are now accepting applications for Internships in the following departments – 2D Animation – Compositing and After Effects These are unpaid positions, however we can provide studio experience, training in Toon Boom Harmony, a screen credit and a free lunch. Ideally looking for people 3-5 days a week. If you […]