ANIMATION FESTIVAL
19.–22.5.2022

MASTERCLASS: ROYALS NEXT DOOR

Royals Next Door – the story of a Finnish-Irish co-production

Royals Next Door form Finnish Pikkukala Studio is eventful and energetic animation series for children in pre-school and elementary school. Created and directed by one of the founders, Veronica Lassenius, Royals Next Door has aired in Finnish YLE and Irish RTÉ this spring. The series was also nominated for Best Children’s Program in Royal Television Society Gala in Ireland.

Royls Next Door is unique Finnish-Irish-Spanish-Belgium co-production. In Ireland series was made by Finnish-Irish Ink & Light -studio. Join us for a look behind the scenes of this international co-production.

In the Masterclass we hear more from the creator of the series, Veronica Lassenius and CEO and producer of Ink & Light -studio Tamsin Lyons.

The Masterclass will be held in Maijansali in Central Library Oodi on Thursday 19.5.