Animated Feature Film ‘Fleak’ was pitched in Cartoon Movie. The most important pitching and co-pro event for new animated features took place in Bordeaux, France, btw 7 – 9 March.
According to Antti Haikala the project got a great reception by international distributors and sales agents. The film in currently in development in animation studio Anima Vitae and has got both the script and development support from Finnish Film Foundation in 2015, 2016 and 2017.
The other Finnish producers who traveled to Bordeaux in 2018 included Hanna Järvinen from MRP Matila-Rohr Productions. Their fully animated feature Malcolm The Maggot and His Bug Band Rocks, spinning off from popular Rolli movies, is also looking for co-production partners and a distributor.