Tomm Moore is co-Founder and Creative director of Cartoon Saloon. He founded Cartoon Saloon in 1999 with Paul Young while studying animation at Ballyfermot Senior College, Dublin.
Over the company´s history, he has worked as Director, Art Director, Storyboarder, Animator and Illustrator on a range of projects from commercials to service work for feature films and TV series, as well as a number of short film projects.
Having completed his first feature film The Secret of Kells (Best Animated Feature Nominee: Academy Awards) he is currently developing his new feature film The Song of the Sea.
SONG OF THE SEA
In production – Animated feature
THE SECRET OF KELLS
2007 – Feature
2002 – Comedy
2001 – Comedy
Secret of Kells
Academy Award Nominee Best animated feature 2010
Nominated Best animated feature European film awards 2009
IFTA – Best animation 2010.
Best Irish film JDIFF Dublin critics circle
Audience Award – Annecy 2009, Edinburgh 2009, Keckememet 2009
2009 European Director of the Year Award – Cartoon Movie.
2008 SDGI Finders Series Award
2001 UIP best director award for short animation – Dress Rehearsal