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  • Triggerfish animation studio chooses Galway as its first overseas expansion

    Back 4 Good are pleased to report some good news on the employment front today with the announcement by the IDA that Triggerfish ,the animation studio behind Netflix’s first original animated TV series from Africa, today announced it is to establish its first international studio in Galway .

    The project is expected to create 60 new jobs over the next 3 years .

    Triggerfish animated the Oscar-nominated Roald Dahl adaption Revolting Rhymes as well as the much loved Donaldson and Axel Scheffler adaptations such as the 2020 international Emmy-winning Zog .the 2020 British animation awards winner The Snail and the Whale , the BAFTA-nominated Stick Man all produced by Magic Light Pictures .

    Founded in 1996 ,Triggerfish was instrumental in the birth of the south Africa animation industry.

    The studio’s first two features Adventures in Zambezia  and Khumba are among the five highest- grossing South African feature films of all time .

    Triggerfish is currently producing Netflix’s first original l African animated TV series , Mama K’s Team 4 .

    Animators keen on joining this new team for a promising adventure on a wonderful slate of new projects can apply via the careers tab at triggerfish.com

    Watch and embed a short introduction for Triggerfish award winning work at https://vimeo.com/420660416. 

    If you would like a career in animation conatct greg@back4good.ie today