Tuesday December 1, 2020

Could 2018 be the year of The Breadwinner?

Critics have showered praise on The Breadwinner, the latest animated film from Kilkenny-based Cartoon Saloon

12th December, 2017
Paul Young, chief executive of Cartoon Saloon, at the company’s Kilkenny offices Picture: Dylan Vaughan

Of course, the advice would be to not get overly excited but it’s hard not to. Just yesterday, it was shortlisted in the best animated feature film category of the Golden Globes. It has been voted the best animated film of 2017 by LA Critics at their annual awards.

The film, which debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival in September, has a 92 per cent rating on Rotten Tomatoes. It won the grand...

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