Interview by Paul Salfen
There are no more wolves in Ireland, but the legends of the wolfwalkers lives on. That’s the point of this story from Cartoon Saloon, the Irish animation studio behind such films as The Secret of Kells, Song of the Sea, and The Breadwinner. Listen as Directors Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart talk about the importance of understanding something different from yourself, and living in peace with them.
Cartoon Saloon, the Irish animation studio behind such films as The Secret of Kells, Song of the Sea, and The Breadwinner. The culmination of Cartoon Saloon’s works, Wolfwalkers is a stunning, breathtaking paradigm of 2D animation as well as a heckuva entertaining adventure flick.
SYNOPSIS: In a time of superstition and magic, when wolves are seen as demonic and nature an evil to be tamed, a young apprentice hunter, Robyn, comes to Ireland with her father to wipe out the last pack. But when Robyn saves a wild native girl, Mebh, their friendship leads her to discover the world of the Wolfwalers and transform her into the very thing her father is tasked to destroy.