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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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A Few Words about Women continue to be seen at the Turku Castle until March 2020

A group of Turku Arts Academy film students created extraordinary short films for the successful exhibition A Few Words about Women. The films depict the lives of women who lived in Turku Castle, in 17th century Turku. The colourful lives … 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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Variety: “Finnish Director Miia Tervo Brings Out Fresh New Voice With ‘Aurora’”

Film alumna Miia Tervo interviewed in Variety by Elsa Keslassy February 1, 2019 2:33AM PT Finnish Director Miia Tervo Brings Out Fresh New Voice With ‘Aurora’ With “Aurora,” a female-centric romantic comedy with social undertones, Miia Tervo has emerged as … 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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