Anima Vitae has been one of the leading animation studios in Nordic countries since 2000. Anima is best known for 3D feature Niko (2008) and its sequel Niko 2. Niko – Way to the Stars was sold to 118 countries. It got also nominated for the Best Feature at the European Film Awards and in Finland it won the best picture at national Jussi competition. Its the sequel Niko 2 is traveling around the world. Anima has been nominated twice for the Best European Animation Producer. In 2013 Anima set up its second animation studio, AnimaPoint, to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in cooperation with a local partner. The studio is based on a production line technology developed by Anima.