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Gutsy Animations' CEO Marika Makaroff shares insights on how the studio's award-winning Moominvalley animation is created, giving a behind-the-scenes look at the first new Moomins series in decades.
A deep dive into Gutsy Animations' award-winning "Moominvalley" series and the world of Tove Jansson's white, roundish Moomin creatures, first created in the 1940s. This presentation explores how the internationally loved heritage brand was adapted into 3D animation and the processes behind building the series' visual world, alongside how the in-depth character analysis and story came together.

Meet the film team for a live presentation on Monday 22nd June at 6:00 pm (Central European Time - CET). Register and watch it here.
Session in English only.


  • Marika MAKAROFF
    Marika MAKAROFF

    Creative Director and Executive Producer on Moominvalley / CEO and Founder

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Moominvalley

    Directed by: Steve BOX

    Country: Finland, United Kingdom

    Running time: 22 min × 13 episodes

  • Technique

    Category: Making of TV

    Techniques used: 3D computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Kids, Teens, Young adults, Adults, Family

    Looking for broadcaster(s), investor(s)

  • Credits

    Directed by: Steve BOX

    Production: GUTSY ANIMATIONS

    Distribution: PGS ENTERTAINMENT

    Based on: "Moomin", Tove Jansson, Lars Jansson