Minikino 1

Warm-hearted animations for the whole family.

NOTE: Though free to attend, due to limited seating, this screening requires attendees to get tickets in advance. You can get you ticket free of charge at one of our ticket outlets: Finnkino Cine Atlas starting on March 4, and Arthouse Cinema Niagara starting on March 6.

Language: Fin, Eng Duration: 34 min Age Limit: For All Ages

  • kalenteri-ikoni Sat 9.3.

  • kelloikoni 9:30

  • karttaikoni Cine Atlas 2

  • 0 (Limited seating)

  • Vaha-animaatio, jossa kädet nostavat pitkälle venynyttä kissaa.

    Kočky jsou tekuté

    Cats are Liquid
    Kissat ovat nestemäisiä
    Director: Natálie Durchánková
    Country: Czech Republic
    Year: 2023
    Genre: Animation
    Duration: 2 min

    A few short scenes that show that cats, contrary to popular belief, do not have a solid state, but a liquid one.

  • Piirroskuva, jossa apinamainen hahmo pitelee hymyillen pientä apinamaista lasta sylissään.


    Director: Sonja Rohleder
    Country: Germany
    Year: 2023
    Genre: Animation
    Duration: 4 min

    The sun is setting. Rocking from one green leaf to the next, a little monkey glides gently to sleep. But suddenly the world of dreams gets darker, more colorful and wild. Mysterious plants, creatures and shapes line the trajectory through the night.

  • Stop motion -animaatokuva, jossa hymyilevät pilvet liikkuvat vuoristokylän yllä.

    Què li passa al cel?

    What's Up with the Sky?
    Mikä taivasta vaivaa?
    Director: Irene Iborra
    Country: Spain
    Year: 2022
    Genre: Animation
    Duration: 11 min

    The sun rises over the horizon. The humans wake up and do what they always do: cut down trees, construct aimlessly and pollute without shame. What they do not realize, is that their actions will affect themselves sooner or later. However, the cosmos is not that patient.

  • Piirroskuva, jossa kissa hymyilee keittiössä keittokirja kädessään.


    Director: Julia Ocker
    Country: Germany
    Year: 2022
    Genre: Animation
    Duration: 4 min

    Ingredients for a soup: carrots, potatoes, onions, garlic, and… mice?! No, we don’t cook our friends. Everybody knows that.

  • Kaksi karhua halaa pikkukarhuja.

    Čuči čuči

    Hush Hush Little Bear
    Nuku vain karhuseni
    Director: Māra Liniņa
    Country: Latvia
    Year: 2022
    Genre: Animation
    Duration: 5 min

    While the bear parents are away, their cubs stay at home with the sheep. The bear cubs play merrily with a ball of yarn, but soon get all tangled up, and everything is turned upside down! The film is based on the traditional Latvian lullaby “Hush Hush Little Bear”.

  • Stop motion -animaatio, jossa kankainen myyrä ja rotta ovat mullassa ison nauriin vieressä.


    The Turnip
    Director: Piret Sigus, Silja Saarepuu
    Country: Estonia
    Year: 2022
    Genre: Animation
    Duration: 8 min

    Based on a Slavic folktale, which has been told for ages from the peasants' point of view, the film shows its story from an underground angle, giving an overview what really happened. The story is also about property, collaboration and betrayal.