Pink Kong Studios Win at The Irish Animation Awards - liffeytrust.ie

Pink Kong Studios Win at The Irish Animation Awards

Posted in News by Michelle on 28 Jun 2019.

We are delighted to congratulate our clients Pink Kong Studios on their huge achievement winning the award for Best Animation for Apps, Gaming and Interactive for their film "AURORA" at The Irish Animation Awards.

The talented members of Pink Kong Studios are passionate storytellers that create compelling narratives and produce aesthetically beautiful content in 2D, 3D, VR & AR, for Film, TV and Digital transmission. 

"AURORA" was Ireland's 1st animated Virtual Reality Film! "AURORA" premiered at Immersive Stories-Audi Dublin International Film Festival in 2018 and has gone on to receive multiple accolades around the world including:

  • Winner of the 2018 MonolithTM Award for Outstanding Achievement in Immersive VR from Infinity Film Festival Beverly Hills.
  • Nominee for 'VR Film of the Year' at the VR Awards 2018.
  • Lumiere award Nomination for ‘3D VR Content’ at Stereopsia 2018.

With their achievement at the Irish Animation Awards to add to the list. 

Their visually rich cinematic animated VR, "AURORA"  follows the lives of a young family and all who inhabit its vividly coloured landscape."AURORA" draws the viewer into the emotive story line by allowing them to get up close and personal with the characters. 

The 2019 Irish Animation Awards were held on Saturday 23rd March in Dingle, Kerry. Organized by Animation Ireland and celebrated as part of the Animation Dingle festival and conference. The IAAs saw large delegations from Netflix, Disney, the BBC, Amazon Prime, Nickelodeon and other major international players. The 2019 Irish Animation Awards were sponsored by RTÉ, Screen Ireland, Animation Skillnet and many more.

"AURORA" is available on all major platforms.