Brown Bag wraps up €40m deal

Cathal Gaffney, the founder of newly-sold animation studio Brown Bag Films, talks to Colette Sexton

22nd August, 2015
Cathal Gaffney, founder and chief executive, Brown Bag Films Picture: Maura Hickey

Cathal Gaffney, the chief executive of Brown Bag Films, has a double photo frame on the wall in his studio. On one side is the letter he received upon his expulsion from Ballyfermot College, and on the other is the letter he received from the Oscars when Brown Bag’s short film, Give Up Yer Aul Sins, was nominated for an Academy Award.

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