Elli Maanpää

Animated Painter - Spreading wonder with colorful creative creatures

Elli Maanpää

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Viral Eyelashes

It’s time to be superb excited. There is two Finnish Feature films coming out this summer that I’ve been a small part of. The first one is Virality (original name Viraali) directed by Thomas Laine. It’s fragmented drama of modern day with the need to get noticed in one way or another. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=44jeak1R_mw?rel=0&w=560&h=315] The 2nd

Baby Steps In Film Directing

What about school 1/3 As a reminder I’m a freshman in Turku University of Applied Sciences majoring in animation and film. We had last day of school for the semester last Thursday. One of the most inspiring courses of this Autumn was about live-movie-directing with film director Marja Pyykkö known for e.g. from movies Sisko tahtoisin jäädä and tv-series

We Are Not From Here

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Our digital photography course ended this week. Our last task was to create an advertisement/print for a subject of our choosing. Most of us film and animation students did a movie poster (obviously). I imagined a movie called Me emme ole täältä (Eng. We Are Not From Here). The text in the top “Koti on siellä missä

Sisterhood

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I guess I haven’t yet spoken here much about the fact that this Autumn I moved to Turku and started new studies in Turku University of Applied Sciences majoring is Animation. It’s been approximately one month now and I’ve really enjoyed myself. One of the first “real” class (meaning that all the introduction classes have been more about the