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Kilta is the second best Finnish student game of the year 2020!

The winning teams of Bit1 2020 were announced: The second place – Team myTrueSound with Kilta! Jury thought the game uses proven-to-work concept, complete game experience, UI/UX works, has commercial potential, and held a good pitch which delivered vision. Joonas … Continue reading

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Senior Lecturer, ANIMATION, Deadline for applications 19.4.2020 23:59

TUAS Arts Academy is looking for Senior Lecturer in Animation in the degree programme of Fine Arts. The employment relationship of indefinite duration, starting on 17 August 2020. The primary duties in this position include teaching, training and RDI (research, … Continue reading

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TUAS Cinematography teacher Marko Luukkonen recently at test shootings

TUAS Cinematography teacher Marko Luukkonen spoke to journalist Tomi Tuomaala about the test shootings of an upcoming feature film in a recent edition of a local newspaper Keskisuomalainen. “The test shootings of the post-apocalyptic The House of God took place … Continue reading

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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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