THE EXPLOITS OF MOOMINPAPPA: ADVENTURES OF A YOUNG MOOMIN
DIRECTOR: Ira Carpelan
COUNTRY: Finland, Poland
YEAR / DURATION: 2021 • 74′
GENRE: animation 4+
- SCREENPLAY: Ira Carpelan, Piotr Szczepanowicz, Malgorzata Wieckowicz-Zyla (based on the books by Tove Jansson)
- EDITORS: Ira Carpelan, Przemyslaw Chruscielewski
- SCORE: Andrea Eklund
- VOICES: Martin Paul, Anders Slotte, Nina Hukkinen, Oskar Pöysti, Alma Pöysti, Stan Saanila
- PRODUCERS: Ira Carpelan, Tom Carpelan
- COMPANY: Animoon, Oy Filmkompaniet Alpha Ab
A bright summer day in Moomin Valley. Suddenly, a wasp stings Moomintroll, who falls ill and has to stay in bed. To cheer him up, Moominpappa recounts his youthful adventures – from his childhood, escape from an orphanagem, to his historic meeting with the inventor Hodgkins.
Ira Carpelan, director, screenwriter, producer, and production designer for her two feature films about the Moomins, the highly unusual characters from the books by writer and illustrator Tove Jansson – Moomins and the Winter Wonderland (2017) and The Exploits of Moominpappa: Adventures of a Young Moomin (2012). She runs the production company Filmkompaniet with her husband Tom Carpelan.
- INK – 22.07.2022