30/04/13 by Anahita Tabarsi
"The Weirdest Thing in Toast and All of Mankind" is a short film created collaboratively by the kids of Fighting Words, a Dublin writing centre, and Brown Bag Films. You can now watch the documentary which details the process of making the film.
Check out the Making Of below and let us know what you think!
"The Weirdest Thing in Toast and All of Mankind" will be...] Read Article
Brown Bag Films™ announces digital plans and adds Internet entrepreneur Dylan Collins to board
Dublin, Ireland, 11 March 2013
One of the most successful kids TV animation studios today revealed some details about its digital and consumer plans. Award-winning Brown Bag Films™ announced the launch of Brown Bag Digital™, a division that will extend the studio’s production and creative...] Read Article
23/01/13 by Anahita Tabarsi
The first two episodes of our brand new show Henry Hugglemonster premiere at 5:50pm this Friday, 25th January, on Disney Junior. We’re so excited to share them with you!
Henry Hugglemonster, created by Ireland’s Children’s Laureate Niamh Sharkey, is directed by Norton Virgien with Sascha Paladino as lead writer.
Henry Hugglemonster is a 5-year-old middle child in the monster family...] Read Article
"Peter Rabbit's Christmas Tale is coming to Nickelodeon and BBC this month! The half-hour holiday special is a taste of things to come when the full animated TV series broadcasts later in 2013.
In “Peter Rabbit’s Christmas Tale,” Peter Rabbit and his friend Benjamin Bunny take over for Mr. Bouncer when he gets sick and can’t make the important holiday supply delivery. They brave a...] Read Article
01/11/12 by Jennie Stacey
Los Angeles, October 31, 2012- Wind Dancer Films and Brown Bag Films announced today that they have teamed to produce Nightglider, the first animated feature for both companies. Wind Dancer...] Read Article
Niamh Sharkey has organised an exhibition of Brown Bag Films' art called 'From Sketch to Screen - The Creation of Animation' in her hometown of Skerries, as part of the Skerries Soundwaves Festival. Featuring drawings from our short films and TV series, the exhibition opens at Skerries Mills this Friday 21st September at 8pm.
Cathal Gaffney will open the exhibition, and there'll be...] Read Article
09/08/12 by Jennie Stacey
Posted in News
Brown Bag Films announced today the official launch of Icehouse®, a new entertainment brand from the Dublin-based animation studio. Icehouse is dedicated to creating, producing and distributing “Entertainment for Grownups”.
Brown Bag Films is established as a premiere producer of family-friendly animation with hit TV series The Octonauts (BBC) and Doc McStuffins (Disney Jr), which is...] Read Article
08/05/12 by Jennie Stacey
Posted in News
Today President Michael D. Higgins announced Niamh Sharkey as the new Laureate na NÓg; Ireland's Laureate for children's literature! At a gathering at the Arts Council this morning, President Higgins presented Niamh with the Laureate na NÓg medal and announced that she will hold the prestigious position until May 2014.
The honour of Laureate na NÓg has been established to highlight...] Read Article
The Disney Junior 24/7 cable channel launches on March 23rd and will premiere our brand new show, Doc McStuffins!
Disney Junior was introduced as a programming block on Disney Channel last February to excellent ratings, and now the new channel will provide 24 hour programming for kids aged 2 to 7. Doc McStuffins is the first brand new series to premiere on the channel.] Read Article