Finnish Animation

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Olivia Popp interviews Finnish animation director and artist Elli Vuorinen on her new animation short 'Flower Show', premiering at IFFR (Rotterdam Film Festival).

Joseph Norman talks with the director of the acclaimed short Eating in the Dark, Inari Sirola.

Finland’s POB Production, the prodco behind the Icebreaker Snow book series and award-winning Finnish animation studio Anima Vitae have collaborated on the development of a trailer for a new animated series: Icebreaker Snow Adventures since January 2020.

Discover the selection results of the 4th Turku Animated Film Festival.

Marta Pajek, Rosto, Paul Bush among those selected at the 3rd edition of the Finnish fest.

A new network of Nordic countries animation is born, to help with info and structure of co-production opportunities.

A new festival in town!  Between August 25-28 in Turku, west of the Finnish capital Helsinki, the first edition of the Turku Animated Festival TAFF will be held.

Zippy Frames animation journalist Peter Schavemaker interviewed festival director Kimmo Sillanmikko.

An exceptional European talents asks for support for her latest animation short. Meet Elli Vuorinen.

Τhe roundish, hippopotamus-like characters of Tove Jansson now become a feature animated film by Hanna Hemila and Xavier Picard. Watch the trailer.

Animatricks Festival has launched a new portal for Finnish short animation.

A Finnish film about an unusual habit. Watch The Tongueling.

The Finnish visual artist Riita Nelimarkka & Claude Louis Michel offer an adaptation of an old folk tale in feature length format. Read the review.


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