Ballyfermot CFE continues its reputation for being an Oscar Hatchery! Song of the Sea, a 2014 Irish animated fantasy film by Cartoon Saloon directed by former student Tomm Moore was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature at the 87th Academy Awards 2015. The traditionally animated film, began production soon after the release of The Secret of Kells (2009). The Secret of Kells was nominated for the 82nd Academy Awards).
Song of the Sea was one of five films in the animated feature category. The winner was Big Hero 6.
To watch a teaser from Song of the Sea click here
To watch a trailer from the Secret of keels click here
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