Animo Television is a multi-award winning independent television production company that was founded in 2003 to produce high end factual and entertainment programming. Along the way we produced highly rated TV shows such as Celebrity Bainisteoir, Class Clowns, Anonymous, The Irish Road to Cheltenham as well as serious factual programming such as FutureShock, The Night the Banks Fell, Far Away Up Close and True Stories. Several of our programmes are formats, available for distribution internationally (Anonymous, Class Clowns, Celebrity Coach and Ballet Chancers).
Parallel Films acquired Animo Television in 2014 adding considerable expertise in both feature films and television. Parallel Films productions include the Oscar nominated “Albert Nobbs”, starring Glenn Close and Neil Jordan’s “Byzantium” starring Saoirse Ronan and Gemma Arterton. Parallel are currently in post production of the Netflix Original Film “Jadotville” starring Jamie Dornan and in pre-production of the Aisling Walsh directed “Maudie” starring Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke. On the Television side Parallel produced Treasure Island for Sky, Kingdom for ITV and The Clinic and Damo & Ivor for RTE.
Working with leading writing, directing and on-screen talent from Ireland and the UK