Escape from Moomin Valley

Escape from Moomin Valley

Synopsis

Escape from Moomin Valley delves into Jansson’s life outside of the Moomins, portraying her early years and her search for an artistic identity in Europe between the two World Wars. With her multifaceted life’s work, Jansson became one of the key artists in Finnish visual art during the post-war golden age of Modernism. Although it was the Moomin books that brought Jansson worldwide fame and adoration, her career as a painter was sidelined. What happens to a person when she becomes world-renowned but not for the thing that is closest to her heart?

Crew

Director

Charlotte Airas

Script

Charlotte Airas, Kimmo Kohtamäki

Cinematographer

Timo Peltonen

Editor

Kimmo Kohtamäki

Sound

Pietari Koskinen

Composer

Pessi Levanto

Producer

Kaarle Aho

Production company

Making Movies Oy

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