Planet Z – Surprise Egg

26 OCT 16:15 Sal 3
27 OCT 10:30 Sal 5

Tora is looking for something to eat. It runs into a pile of eggs, but the egg it snatches hatches in its mouth! Out comes Pinki that tastes so disgusting Tora can’t eat it, but it seems Tora also can’t get rid of Pinki who seems to think Tora is its mother. The short film is the pilot episode of Planet Z series based on Maria Björklund’s comics.

  • Directed by: Maria Björklund
  • Country: Finland, 2017
  • Time: 06:51
  • Type: 2D Computer
  • Production: Terhi Väänänen
  • Animation: Sanni Lahtinen, Elina Kylmänen, Samppa Kukkonen
  • Company: Pyjama Films

Maria Björklund ​is a comic artist, animation filmmaker and illustrator from Helsinki, her works displayed on numerous art exhibitions all over the world. Since the 1990’s her comics have been published in Finland and abroad. Some of her latest animated shorts are Nearby Far Away (2014) and Summer in Helsinki (2011). As the creator of the Planet Z comics, she is the main screenwriter, director and visual designer of its animated series.