A Film Estonia

About Us

A Film Estonia is an animation studio in Tallinn, Estonia, established in 1994. As a production house, we produce hand-drawn and computer animation for feature-length movies, broadcast TV, educational productions and commercials.

A Film is the member of VEGA, which is a new European wide network of Very Good Animation studios with substantial collective experience of high quality feature film animation.

The other VEGA members are Cartoon Saloon, Ink Digital, Neomis Animation, The SPA Studios, Walking the Dog.

A Film Estonia is the member of the Association of Estonian Film Producers.

Alfie Atkins

Alfie Atkins
"Alfie Atkins" 13*13 min. - TV series, Maipo Film (Norway) A Film Estonia provided pre-production services, incl. character and prop designs.

Sõpruse 157 – presentation

Sõpruse 157 – presentation
Animated presentation of new real estate project "Sõpruse 157". Client: KPMS Sound: Ajar Studios Animation: A Film Estonia

ETV Idents

ETV Idents
Client: ETV Idea: René Vilbre Artist: Jüri Mildeberg Animation: A Film Estonia

ETV Idents

ETV Idents
Client: ETV Idea: René Vilbre Artist: Jüri Mildeberg Animation: A Film Estonia

ETV Idents

ETV Idents
Idents for ETV (Estonian Public Broadcasting). Idea: René Vilbre Animation: A Film Estonia

Das Vorzelt zur Hölle

Das Vorzelt zur Hölle
TV show of 12 episodes Client: Bumm Film (GER) Director: Tommy Krappweis Design, animation: A Film Estonia

Things You Think – Mis mõttes?

Things You Think – Mis mõttes?
TV series "Things You Think", 6 * 4,5 minutes Producers: Studio Rakete, A.Film Productions and A Film Estonia Directors: Karsten Kiilerich and Meelis Arulepp

Frog & Friends

Frog & Friends
TV series of 26 * 7 minutes. Producer: Telescreen Directors: Karsten Kiilerich and Aina Järvine Animation production: A Film Estonia

DME Award

DME Award
Client: Kinofilm Director: Renè Vilbre Compositing: Daniel Myntinen Animation: A Film Estonia

Film Fly

Film Fly
Director: René Vilbre Animation: A Film Estonia Music: Tõnu Raadik Sound editing: B6 Studios

ETV Idents

ETV Idents
Idents for ETV (Estonian Public Broadcasting). Idea: René Vilbre Animation: A Film Estonia

Princess Who Would Not Smile

Princess Who Would Not Smile
Short film produced in 2002 for ETV (Estonian National Television), screened during Eurovision Song Contest TV-broadcast. Fredrikstad Animation Festival 2003 - Nordic-Baltic Competition – Norway Bimini 2003 – Short Film Competition – Latvia Bradford Animation Festival 2002 – Short Film Programme – UK Client: ETV (Estonian National Television) Directors: René Vilbre and Meelis Arulepp Script: René Vilbre, Kaido Veermäe, Rene Reinumägi Music: Glen Pilvre and Priit Pajusaar Animation: A Film Estonia

ETV Telepoiss

ETV Telepoiss
ETV (Estonian Public Broadcasting) childrens' program logo updated by A Film's Meelis Arulepp. Client: ETV Animation: A Film Estonia

Puss in Boots

Puss in Boots
Short film produced in 2002 for ETV (Estonian National Television), screened during Eurovision Song Contest TV-broadcast. Annecy 2003 – Commissioned Films Competition – France Fredrikstad Animation Festival 2003, Nordic-Baltic Competition – Norway Bimini 2003 – Short Film Competition – Latvia Animadrid 2002 – Short Film Competition – Spain Client: ETV (Estonian National Television) Directors: René Vilbre and Meelis Arulepp Script: René Vilbre, Kaido Veermäe, Rene Reinumägi Music: Glen Pilvre and Priit Pajusaar Animation: A Film Estonia

ETV Idents

ETV Idents
Client: ETV Idea: René Vilbre Artist: Jüri Mildeberg Animation: A Film Estonia

The Little Short-sighted Snake – short film

The Little Short-sighted Snake – short film
A Film Estonia’s very own „The Little Short-sighted Snake” (2006), a short film for children of all ages, was based on Andry Ervald’s children story, written by Aina Järvine and directed by Aina Järvine and Meelis Arulepp. It has had great success in Estonia, having been released in theatres and also shown on Estonian National Television Station ETV. The little short-sighted snake Kaabriel and his two-legged friend It have travelled from festival to festival in 2006 and there is hope that in the future their adventures shall continue on TV-screen. afilm.ee/boamadu

Sleepwell

Sleepwell
Client: Sleepwell Agency: AD Angels Artist: Catherine Zarip Animation: A Film Estonia

Elisa Ring

Elisa Ring
Client: Elisa Agency: Agency 602 AD: Ed Labetsky Animation: A Film Estonia

Titeuf – the Movie

Titeuf – the Movie
Client: MoonScoop (FRA) A Film Estonia produced ca 15 minutes of animation and clean-up (including several scenes in the trailer!), all the organic effects, ink&paint.

Mitsubishi

Mitsubishi
Client: Mitsubishi Motors Agency: Kaarsberg (DEN) Animation: A Film Estonia

Animated Dreams – festival trailer

Animated Dreams – festival trailer
Animated intro produced for animation festival Animated Dreams 2003. Annecy 2004 – Commissioned Films Competition – France Ottawa 2004 – Commissioned Films Competition – Canada Cinanima 2004 – Commissioned Films Competition – Portugal Idea and design: Luca Fattore and Meelis Arulepp Animation: A Film Estonia

Niko and the Way to the Stars

Niko and the Way to the Stars
Feature film "Niko and the Way to the Stars" produced by Anima Vitae (FIN), Cinemaker (FIN), Studio Rakete (GER), Magma Films (IRE), Ulysses Film (GER), A.Film Productions (DEN). A Film Estonia produced ca 15 minutes of animation.

Limpa

Limpa
Agency: Taevas Animation: A Film Estonia

Jungo Goes Bananas

Jungo Goes Bananas
Producer: A.Film Productions (DEN) A Film Estonia produced ca 15 minutes of animation.

WestKredit

WestKredit
Client: WestKredit Agency: Domo Group (LAT) Animation: A Film Estonia

Asterix and the Vikings

Asterix and the Vikings
Feature film "Asterix and the Vikings" produced by M6 (FRA). Client: A.Film Productions (DEN) A Film Estonia produced 10 minutes of rough animation, 20 minutes of clean-up, inbetweens and ink&paint.

Brontex

Brontex
Agency: Creatum Animation: A Film Estonia

Sampo

Sampo
Client: Sampo Producer: Kuukulgur Film 3D animation: A Film Estonia

Valio “Evolus”

Valio “Evolus”
Client: Valio Agency: SEK&Grey (FIN) Director: Craig Frank Live-action: Filmivabrik Animation: A Film Estonia

Ascar

Ascar
Client: Ascar Tallinn Agency: Monstrum Animation: A Film Estonia

RMK

RMK
Client: RMK Agency: Rakett Animation: A Film Estonia

Volkswagen

Volkswagen
Client: Volkswagen Producer: A.Film (DEN) Director: Craig Frank Animation: A Film Estonia

Fanta

Fanta
Agency: AGE A Film Estonia provided parts of character animation.

Tide

Tide
Producer: A.Film (DEN) Director: Craig Frank Animation: A Film Estonia

Silja Line

Silja Line
Client: Also Starring (FIN) Animation: A Film Estonia

Troekurovo

Troekurovo
Agency: Pandorafilm (RUS) Animation: A Film Estonia

Front 3

Front 3
Producer: Vanzetti Music: Slide Fifty Animation: A Film Estonia

EMT “Pop”

EMT “Pop”
Client: EMT Agency: TANK Artwork and animation: A Film Estonia

Mulinaad

Mulinaad
Client: Coca-Cola Agency: Division Artwork and animation: A Film Estonia

Get in Touch

If you’d like to learn more about us or have a project proposal then get in touch.

Kristel Tõldsepp

Kristel Tõldsepp

Managing Director & Producer
Meelis Arulepp

Meelis Arulepp

Director & Animator