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Louise Bagnell, creative director Cartoon Saloon, the Kilkenny-based studio behind Oscar-nominated animated features Song of the Sea and The Breadwinner, describes the making of ‘Late Afternoon’, nominated for Best Animated Short at the 2019 Academy Awards.

In fairness.


Late Afternoon director Louise Bagnall and producer Nuria González Blanco celebrate their nomination yesterday.

Animation Oscar Nominees React to Good News (Animation News)

This afternoon.

Damn you, Academy.


The Oscar nominations have been announced in the US, with Irish co-production The Favourite tying for the most nominations with 10 – including one for cinematographer Robbie Ryan – and the Irish short films Late Afternoon and Detainment also among the nominees.

Great day for Irish among Oscar nominees (RTÉ)