Watch our Webinar - ‘Spotlight on North South Animation & VR Collaboration in Ireland’
14 December 2020

Watch our Webinar - ‘Spotlight on North South Animation & VR Collaboration in Ireland’

Creative Europe Desk Ireland and Creative Europe Desk Northern Ireland hosted a webinar exploring the ties between creative companies across the border in Ireland in the fields of animation, VR and Gaming on Tuesday 8th December, 2020.

The webinar explored how cross-border collaborations have worked, its challenges and benefits, and explores how these companies hope to navigate the changing relationship between the UK, Ireland and the rest of Europe. Case Studies featured: 

  • Puffin Rock - An animation co-production between Dog Ears (NI) and Cartoon Saloon (IE) with Fionnuala Deane and Gerry Shirren. Puffin Rock was developed in its early stages with the help of MEDIA Slate Funding.
  • JAM Media - Setting up business in Belfast and Dublin with Richard Gordon & Mark Cumberton
  • Ulster Touring Opera - A VR/AR collaboration with Volograms (IE) and Sentireal (NI) with Dafydd Hall Williams.