‘Late Afternoon’ nominated for an Oscar 2019 !

Gorilla Post is thrilled that ‘Late Afternoon’, a short film produced and directed by Cartoon Saloon, has received an Oscar nomination ! Directed by Louise Bagnall and produced by Nuria Blanco, ‘Late Afternoon’ tells the moving story of a mother, who after a long illness, regains her memory and reconnects with her daughter, who is… Read more »

Irish Animation Awards 2019!

The 2019 Irish Animation Awards kicked off last weekend in Dingle. A great celebration of Ireland’s animation success and talent was had throughout the course of the weekend. With animation rapidly growing in Ireland there was no stopping the fantastic atmosphere and pride during the awards and events over the IAA weekend. With Gorilla Post… Read more »

Gorilla nominated at The Emmys 2018 !

Gorilla’s managing director, Barry Reid, was nominated for an Emmy Award for his “Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for an Animated Preschool Program” on Amazon Prime’s ‘Pete The Cat’ series. The prestigious award ceremony took place at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, California in April 2018. ‘Pete The Cat’ (28 x 11) is a co-production between Amazon Studios,… Read more »

Galway Film Fleadh 2017

Gorilla Post is delighted to be involved in some very exciting projects for this year’s Galway Film Festival. “Aithri / Penance” (82min feature film) stars Peter Coonan as a republican priest during the 1916 Rising. 50 years later as “The Troubles” grip Co. Derry he advocates more peaceful means – much to the disapproval of… Read more »

The Irish Animation Awards 2017

The Irish Animation Awards 2017 was in full swing last weekend in Dingle with all of Ireland’s animation talent coming together! From a busy lead up to the awards it was a great weekend with Gorilla sponsoring “The Breadwinner” event on Friday afternoon. “The Breadwinner” is Cartoon Saloon’s upcoming feature film due for release later… Read more »

Welcome to Ireland, Gingerbread !

What exciting news coming the UK and Australia that animation heavy-hitters “Cake Entertainment” and “Studio Moshi” have set-up a new venture here in Dublin called Gingerbread ! The new animation studio will produce it’s own 2D animated content while also providing service work to other 3rd parties. Gorilla is delighted to announce that we have… Read more »

Animation Dingle Festival 2017

  Gorilla is excited to be attending the 2017 Animation Dingle festival this weekend where we will be sponsoring Cartoon Saloon’s “Breadwinner” event on the Friday afternoon, in the Dingle Skellig Hotel. We’re also proud to announce that “Puffin Rock” has been nominated in the categories of Best Animated Pre-School Series, Best Design and Art Direction, Best… Read more »

Galway Film Fleadh 2016

July 4th 2016 Gorilla at Galway! The 2016/28th Galway Film Fleadh is fast approaching and Gorilla is proud to announce that it has provided the post production on many of the films to be screened at this year’s Festival. From Irish roller derbys in Laura McGann’s feature documentary “Revolutions”, to Paul O’ Brien’s award winning feature film “STAID”,… Read more »

Puffin Rock Re-mastered

Gorilla is in the process of re-mastering Puffin Rock Season 2 for a range of international broadcasters. The animated series, co-produced by Cartoon Saloon, Dog Ears and Penguin has been acquired by: Netflix Nickelodeon Jr UK Nickelodeon Jr Australia ABC Home Entertainment Australia NRK Norway RTEJr  Gorilla provided the voice records (Chris O’Dowd), sound design, surround sound… Read more »