Special screenings and premieres
© Helsinki Burlesque
Surely there has never been such a tender and beautiful club in pin-up spirit! You only need a splash of glamour of the times past and a bottle of ink
The programme includes human model drawing in the entertaining spirit of. Dr. Sketchy´s Anti-Art School. There is music fitting the theme, beverages are served and overdressing is welcome! The hostess and host of the night are Tinker Bell of the Itty-Bitty Tease Cabaret group and Petri "Picture of innocence" Koikkalainen. Tinker Bell's own burlesque show will also glimmer, shimmer and charm the audience.
The music comes from the girls of Navy Avesome! and from the collective of DJs Friida, Astro-Sofia and Hanna Karina.
Dubrovnik, Friday 14 October at 10 pm-2 am
TICKETS 5 € + wardrobe
Club of Battles
All against al and all for animation! The Battle of Animators, that exhilerating live-animating contest, is coming again! The audience, in turn, is contested by the improvisation duo Katriinamies and the stand up comedian Joonas Lehtimäki. Music is provided by DJ 24.7 and the evening is hosted by Petri “Don Quijote” Koikkalainen.
Dubrovnik, Saturday 15 October at 10 pm - 2 am.
TICKETS 5 € + wardrobe
Exhibition of animation puppets
This special animation puppet exhibition includes skilfully made and expressive puppets from many films of this year's screening, for example from films by Katariina Lillqvist and by the Estonian Nukufilm studio.
In the exhibition space of Lasipalatsi from 11 to 16 October, at 12.00-18.00 daily.
FREE ENTRANCE! Suitable for the whole family.
PREMIERES AND SPECIAL SCREENINGS
(Camera Cagliostro 2011, 21 min, puppet animation)
Premiere or the newest puppet animation of the original and internationally well-known and awarded director Katariina Lillqvist!
Faruza is a Mediaval story about an isolated island kingdom with a harsh law: all women on the island had to wear a locked mask made of copper from the day they turn 12 until their death. The main character, Faruza, almost 12 years old, begins to fight her gate and finds out she is not the only one wishing to rebel.
The director is present at the screening, and the event of Friday will also celebrate the 20-year Czech cooperation of Katariina Lillqvist and the producing company Camera Cagliostro in puppet animation.
Andorra, Friday 14 October at 5-6 pm. Limited number of seat. Get your free ticket from the box office ½ an hour before the screening.
Second screening 16 October at 4:30 pm.
Studio FILM BILDER: Thomas Meyer-Hermann
The founder and creator of the German FILM BILDER studio, the creator of awarded animations, Thomas Meyer-Hermann, answers the viewers' questions after the FILM BILDER screening and tells about creating a short animated film to an animated series.
Andorra, Saturday 15 October from 4 pm to 5 pm.
Nukufilm: Mati Kütt
Mati Kütt, whose beautiful film Sky Song is at Animatricks this year, is one of the best known animation directors in Estonia.
Andorra, Saturday 15 October from 6:15 pm to 7 pm.
Katariina Lillqvist, known for her internationally awarded animated films, is present at the screening of her new film Faruza.
Andorra, Friday 14 October at from 5 pm to 6 pm.
Award cerenomy of the Metropolia prize distributed among new Finnish animated films and the screening of awarded films.
Andorra, Sunday 16 October at 5-6 pm.