As a Creative Director at Cartoon Saloon, Nora oversees the development of the company’s slate of productions such as Puffin Rock. Nora directed the multi-award winning short films From Darkness and Cúilín Dualach [Backwards Boy]. Nora was Co-Director of Cartoon Saloon’s Oscar® nominated animated feature The Secret Of Kells and Head of Story on their Oscar® nominated Song Of The Sea. Nora is currently directing The Breadwinner, a feature adaptation of Deborah Ellis’ best selling childrens’ novel. The animated film will be completed in mid-2017.