Finland’s POB Production, the prodco behind the Icebreaker Snow book series, and award-winning Finnish animation studio Anima Vitae have signed a contract to develop a trailer for a new animated series: Icebreaker Snow Adventures. The trailer is expected to debut by the end of May 2020.
Anima Vitae has been nominated twice for the Best European Animation Producer, and are best known for Moominvalley and 3D feature Niko and The Way to the Stars, which was sold to 118 countries and was nominated for Best Feature at the European Film Awards.
“We are very excited to announce our official collaboration with the award-winning studio Anima Vitae. We will work together to develop the best 3D animation trailer for our new Icebreaker Snow Adventure series, which will be shown in Annecy MIFA France, Cartoon Forum 2020 and various other events. This new collaboration will bring exciting new future for Icebreaker Snow Adventures content,” said Teemu Leppälä, the CEO of POB Production.
“Icebreaker Snow Adventures is something extraordinary. I have been following Icebreaker Snow’s development path for years, and we are putting our best talents and efforts to make a great trailer to share the story around the world. It is great to be a part of such a unique story about Arctic adventures, and we believe it will spark a lot of interest worldwide,” said Antti Haikala, the COO of Anima Vitae.
Located in Espoo, Finland, POB Production was founded in 2011. Today, the company is expanding operations to the animation, publishing, gaming and licensing industry. Icebreaker Snow Adventures animated series is one of the most remarkable projects of POB Production. The Icebreaker Snow book series has been published in various countries, such as Finland, China, India and Vietnam.
POB Production received funding from DigiDemo /AVEK, OKM for the development of this trailer.