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Creative Media Department, ITT host Animation Workshops

Dec 2, 2014

Creative Media Department, ITT host Animation Workshops

To promote the new BA Degree in Animation, Visual FX & Motion Design on offer this September, the Creative Media Department, ITT and Animation Dingle,  will offer an Animation Workshop Saturday 13th December 11am to 4pm at the North Campus.

This workshop is to introduce students to animation and allow them creative short films for entry in to the YA-O-TY (the Young Animator of the Year) Competition 2015. Dingle International Film Festival, in partnership with JAM Media and with the assistance of the Creative Media Department is hosting this animation competition for Transitional Year Students in Kerry for 2015.  The call is for new animation works created by Transitional Year Students.

A selection of the entries will be showcased at Animation Dingle on Thursday the 12th March 2015 with an awards ceremony.  One Transitional Year Student will be announced as the 2015 YOUNG ANIMATOR OF THE YEAR. The award will include the offer of a work placement within Ireland’s top animation company, JAM Media and a silver award designed and made by renowned Dingle Jeweller, Brian de Staic.

For further details on the competition please see; for further details on the Animation Workshop email

Venue: The ITT, North Campus, Tralee.

Date of training day in ITT: Saturday 13th December 2014

Time: 11am – 4pm


Animation Dingle Brochure/Application

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