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Fredrikstad Animation Festival prizes to Turku animators, Elli Vuorinen and Samppa Kukkonen

Fredrikstad Animation Festival is the oldest and largest of its kind in the Nordic region, dating back to 1994 and the festival Animerte Dager in Oslo, Norway. The annual festival now takes place each October in the town of Fredrikstad, … Continue reading

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Her Head and Still Lives were awarded in TAFF 2019

The winner of Turku Animated Film Festival ( TAFF) National Competition was Her Head (FI 2019) by Emma Louhivuori. The Jury described the film as “surreal and simple, a perfect match of visual style and content”. Elli Vuorinen‘s Still Lives (FI 2019) was … Continue reading

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Elli Vuorinen´s Still Lives in Nordisk Panorama

Elli Vuorinen´s experimental animation Still Lives ( Kiirehessä liikkumatoin) has been chosen in Best Nordic Short Film Competition at Nordisk Panorama festival. The festival celebrates the very best of Nordic shorts & docs in a true Nordic championship. Out of … Continue reading

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Pitching animation in Cartoon Forum 2018

PITCHING ANIMATION by Elli Maanpää I felt so privileged to attend the 29th Cartoon Forum in Toulouse France this September. Cartoon Forum is one of the largest international pitching forums in Europe for animated TV projects. Pitching in Cartoon Forum … Continue reading

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Ami Lindholm´s Mother and Milk in production

What happens when a baby is born? What if there is no milk? Or just a drop too much? Mother and Milk is an animated short film which describes the mental process of becoming a parent – in a scenery … Continue reading

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