Young Animator Of The Year Announced At Dingle International Film Festival

Young Animator Of The Year Announced At Dingle International Film Festival
 Nelius Stackpoole
Nelius Stackpoole

29 Mar 2017

Kelly McCarvill and Dónal Cottor were this years winners of the Young Animator of the Year (YAOTY) Awards at the Dingle International Film Festival last weekend presented by Disney Channels UK and Ireland. They both produced a one-minute video based on the theme, 'The Illusion Of Life'.

The Awards were held at the 11th Annual Dingle International Film Festival on March 25th. Both winners have been offered an amazing placement with JAM Media, one of the UK and Ireland's leading creators and producers of animated content for children and preschoolers. 

Kelly's video told a story of how the Grim Reaper decided to live his life

While Dónal's video features John, a man living a dreary life. His only escape being his dreams where his world is completely different.