Animo Television is a multi-award winning independent television production company that was founded 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 Triage, directed by Oscar-winner Danis Tanovic and starring Colin Farrell, Paz Vega and Christopher Lee; Perrier’s Bounty directed by Ian FitzGibbon, starring Cillian Murphy, Jim Broadbent and Brendan Gleeson; The Escapist directed by Rupert Wyatt, starring Brian Cox, Liam Cunningham and Joseph Fiennes; and A Film With Me In It directed by Ian FitzGibbon starring Dylan Moran. Television productions include Treasure Island for Sky and The Clinic for RTE.
Working with leading writing, directing and on-screen talent from Ireland and the UK