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Gerry Shirren

Cartoon Saloon

Managing Director

Gerry Shirren

Gerry has been working in the animation industry for over 25 years and is Managing Director at Cartoon Saloon, the four-time Oscar nominated studio of the highly acclaimed Song of the Sea and The Breadwinner as well as TV series like Puffin Rock and Dork Van Dango. Most recent productions include the already acclaimed WolfWalkers feature film opening later this month in the UK and Ireland and worldwide later in the year and which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival and the BFI London Film Festival. Cartoon Saloon is currently working on a number of new feature films and TV series projects including Irish/UK co-productions.