Cliona Noonan is an award winning Irish Animation Filmmaker.
She graduated from The National Film School of Ireland in 2019 with a BA in Animation, and since then has worked as a director and animator for short films and music videos. Her work has been selected for festivals internationally including Pictoplasma, Animafest Zagreb and ITFS Stuttgart. She is currently specialising in Animation Directing at La Poudrière in France.
2023: Pictoplasma Academy
2021-2022: Director, Studio Meala
2021: 2D Animator, 'Red Rabbit' short film, Bogboy Productions
2021: Posing Artist & 2D Animator, Pen15 Animated Special for Hulu, Studio Meala
2020: 2D Animator, Billie Eilish 'my future' music video, Chop Studio
2020: Director, 'Wet & Soppy' short film, Animation Skillnet
Awards / Residencies:
2023: IFTA Award (Best Animated Short) - Soft Tissue
2021 & 2023: Fingal Artists Support Scheme
2020-2021: OFFline Animation Residency