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Third Niko movie in the making

Popular 3D animated movies about a young reindeer boy Niko are getting a sequel. The Finnish Film Foundation has allotted a scriptwriting grant for our movie project with working title Niko 3....READ MORE
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Fleak at Annecy Festival

Anima's Producer Antti Haikala attended Annecy Internationl Animation Film Festival and the International Animation Film Market (Mifa) in Annecy, France 10-15 June 2019 presenting Anima's feature...READ MORE
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Moominvalley dominates Yle Areena

Moominvalley is now officially the most-watched TV show ever on Yle Areena on-demand service in Finland. Read more about the record breaking viewer numbers here (the article is in...READ MORE
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Moominvalley – The New Moomin TV Series

MOOMINVALLEY is a new TV adaptation of writer-illustrator Tove Jansson’s classic and much-loved stories about the Moomins. Directed to a family primetime audience, the drama fantasy series is full...READ MORE
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Anima at FMX 2019

Antti Haikala, producer & COO at Anima Vitae, talked about the development of Moominvalley, from concept to the innovative new CG animated series, at FMX 2019 in Stuttgart, Germany. Moominvalley...READ MORE
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Moominvalley gets a global distributor

Award-winning distributor PGS Entertainment is now global distributor (excluding Finland, U.K., Japan, China & South Korea) for Moominvalley, the new TV adaptation of Finnish writer/artist Tove...READ MORE
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Anima pitched Fleak at Cartoon Movie 2018

Anima's feature film project Fleak was selected to be pitched at Cartoon Movie 2018. Producer Antti Haikala travelled to Bordeaux, France to present the project to the audience consisting of movie...READ MORE
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Anima to work on TV series Moominvalley

Gutsy Animations, the Finnish production company behind MOOMINVALLEY, has appointed Anima Vitae as the animation studio for its first two series which will feature 13 episodes each. Gutsy...READ MORE
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ANIMA goes APE in Cannes

Once again Cannes – here we come! This year we go APE. Our Cannes Film Market 2016 is fulfilled with China seminar and speed dating, financing seminar, virtual reality besides one-to-one...READ MORE
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Hong Kong FILMART 2016

The 20th edition of Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (FILMART) just ended. 800 exhibitors from more than 30 countries and regions took part. On one topic there seems to be a consensus...READ MORE
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