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Every Wednesday, here in the studio we organise a Show & Tell where Darragh O'Connell introduces new recruits and then a staff member explains what they've been working on.

Darragh introducing new recruitsDarragh introducing new recruits

Today we had director Nicky Phelan show us the original test pilot from 2008 for an *exciting new production. 

Director Nicky Phelan presenting at Show & TellDirector Nicky Phelan presenting at Show & Tell

*Don't worry, stay tuned and we'll reveal all in good time!

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It's the final week of the Pictiúr exhibition so be sure to head down to IMMA this Saturday 11th January from 11am to 3pm to partake in the Pictiúr Family Day! 

Exhibition curator and current Laureate na nÓg Niamh Sharkey, author and illustrator of Henry Hugglemonster, will be onsite to collaborate with families to illustrate panels and add them to large scale sculptural pods. 


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Have you ever dreamt of having an Octonauts themed birthday party? I know we here in the studio often have. But our dreams pale in comparison to what 3 year old Lucca experienced thanks to her talented parents!

Rife with sea-creature themed treats and decor, hand-drawn Octonauts characters and signs, and Peso medic bags full of goodies to name but a fraction of the Octonaut-filled fun...

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Head of Technology, Brian Gilmore, was busy over the holidays - writing an article for The Journal about the changes in animation tech since he joined BBF, 16 years ago.

When I started in the animation industry 25 years ago it was all pencil, paper and cel paint. A lot has changed since then in the animation world, but the end goal is still the same; to create and tell engaging animated...

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