Aidan McAteer

 

Website: www.aidanmcateer.com

Email: amcateer@gmail.com

Mobile: +353 (0) 86 128 8522

Film Type: Animation, Commercials, Short Film, Television entertainment

Bio

 

Aidan McAteer is a classical animation graduate of Ballyfermot College of Further Education and has worked in London and Vancouver animating on such high profile TV shows as Peppa Pig, My Little Pony and The Secret Show. He currently directing the animated preschool show "Wildernuts" for Kavaleer/RTE. Aidan has written and directed several award winning short films including  “The Gentleman’s Guide to Villainy” and his latest short "Deadly" which is currently doing the festival circuit. He enjoys moonlight, Marmite and the musical works of William Shatner.

Filmography
Wildernuts

2015 - Flash Animated TV series 26 x 7min

 
DEADLY

2014 – Short Animation

 

MR ACE

2012 – Music video

 

THE GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO VILLAINY

2010 – Short – Animation

 

THE OVAL PORTRAIT

2003 – Short Animation

Showreel

 

 

Deadly
Deadly

Taken
Taken

Gents
Gents

Deadly
Deadly

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Awards

 

Deadly

 

Best Short - Irish Animation Awards 2015
 

Audience Award - OFFline Film Festival 2014

 

Don Quijote Award for Animation in a Short Film - Galway Film Fleadh 2014

 

Silver Award - International Independent Film Award 2015
 

 

(2014) Best Screenplay Finalist Waterford Film Festival 2012

 

Mr Ace

 

(2012) Official selection at Galway Film Fleadh 2013, KLIK Int Animation festival 2013,

 

Golden Orchid Int Animation Festival 2013

 

The Gentleman’s Guide to Villainy

 

(2010) Winner, Depict! Competition at Encounters Festival 2010

 

2nd Place Best Animation, Galway 2011

 

Royal Reel Award-Canada International Film Festival 2011

 

Honourable Mention LA Movie Awards 2010

 

Atom.com Animation Accolade 2011

 

Vegas Media XPO 2011 – Best Animation – Audience Favourite