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Our Week: Animation screening by children with diabetes

Join us for the premiere of Our Week, an animation created by children with diabetes on Helium’s Midlands community project.

We are excited to present the premiere of Our Week, an animation created by children with diabetes this autumn on Helium’s Midlands Community Project.

The screening will also include:

  • An Animation Station where families can try out their own animation.
  • A Behind the Scenes Documentary
  • A Showcase of animation from our project Taster
  • Q&A with young artists
  • Snacks & Refreshments

Event Information

Date: Saturday 30th November

Venue:  IMC Cinema Mullingar

Time: 11am-12.30pm


This is a free event. If you would like to attend RSVP 


Our Week was led by artist Ciara Harrison and Pádraig Fagan of Paper Panther Productions. Helium Arts’ Midlands Animation Project is produced in association with Youth Work Ireland Midlands and the Westmeath Branch of Diabetes Ireland. The project is funded by the Arts Council and Soroptimist Mullingar.

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