Special thanks to Creative Ireland and Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council for their support. We will be streaming the films from the 24-26 October 2020! You can now buy passes online here.**
**Note: Passes may be bought from anywhere in the world but the movies MUST be watched in the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland (as they are geoblocked).
Congratulations to our winners!
Special thanks to Paul Kewley, (Producer) and Richard Phelan (Director) of “A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon” who gave a wonderful Q & A after the screening of the film at the Pavilion
|Paul Kewley – Producer
After a successful career as a TV producer, Paul was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study on the prestigious Peter Stark Producing Program at the University of Southern California in 1995. After graduating he set up numerous projects as an independent producer with major Hollywood studios and spent more than a decade working in the US film industry.
Paul returned to the UK in 2009 to join Aardman where he was a key player in developing the company’s feature film slate. Paul produced the Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe nominated ‘Shaun The Sheep The Movie’ with Julie Lockhart. He also produced ‘Shaun the Sheep: The Farmer’s Llamas’ a BAFTA and EMMY nominated Shaun The Sheep special with John Woolley. Paul raised financing for various films on Aardman’s feature slate including Nick Park’s ‘Early Man’ and was the architect of the BFI/ Aardman Film Lab, a scheme intended to develop animated projects in the UK. Paul now has his own business PEK Productions through which he is developing films as well as producing ‘A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon’ for Aardman Animations and Studiocanal.
|Richard Phelan – Co-Director: A Shaun The Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
After graduating from the National Film and Television School, Richard worked at several London animation studios before joining Aardman as a story artist on Shaun Series 3. Since then he has worked on feature films and TV shows including ‘Shaun the Sheep The Movie’, ‘Shaun the Sheep: The Farmer’s Llamas’ and ‘Early Man’. He is the Co-Director of Aardman’s latest feature film ‘A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon’.