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The Academy Award nominated animation studio Cartoon Saloon was set up in 1999 by Tomm Moore, Paul Young and Nora Twomey. With award-winning short films such as From Darkness, Cúilín Dualach/Backwards Boy, Old Fangs and The Ledge End of Phil (from accounting) to TV series like Skunk Fu! (broadcast in over 120 territories) and Puffin Rock (due for broadcast with Nick Jr UK in 2015), Cartoon Saloon has carved a special place in the international animation industry. In 2015 the studio received an Oscar nomination for the animated feature Song of the Sea following on from The Secret of Kells which was nominated for an award in 2010. Cartoon Saloon has also created an animated segment for The Prophet, a feature produced by Salma Hayek, released in 2014.