Category Archives: Animation

Penelope in Annecy 2017

Turku Arts Academy alumni Heta Jäälinoja´s film Penelope is performed in Annecy 2017 festival in category of student films. Penelope is Heta´s diploma film for Estonian Academy of Arts. Heta Jäälinoja’s short film Penelope won the Grand Prix in National … Continue reading

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Special mention for Sore Eyes for Infinity in Zagreb

World festival of animated film – Animafest Zagreb anounced award winners of 2017 edition. Turku Arts Academy alumni Elli Vuorinen was also one of the winning directors with her film Sore Eyes for Infinity, produced by Pyjama Films in Turku. Each … Continue reading

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Triple win week for Turku Arts Academy alumni

Saturday March 11th film alumna Pilvi Hämäläinen (Film 2005-2009) won the Finnish sketch comedy television show Comedy Combat with her character Aina Inkeri Ankeinen. Sunday March 12th film alumna Selma Vilhunen (Film 1998-2002) won the Tampere Film Festival grand prix … Continue reading

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Euranim Video Mapping workshop in Viborg

by Elli Maanpää Couple of weeks ago I had a chance to participate in a Video Mapping Workshop in Viborg Denmark. Here’s my video documentation from the trip. The workshop was organized by Euranim. It’s an European project that involves 6 … Continue reading

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First ever Turku Animated Film Festival

At the end of August first ever Turku Animated Film Festival TAFF was real and happening in Turku.  Festival was a great succes with lots of screenings, international guests, exhibitions, master classes and parties. Turku Arts Academy alumni Elli Vuorinen´s new short … Continue reading

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