The Exploits of Moominpappa – Adventures of a Young Moomin
As Moomintroll gets wasp-stung and must lie in bed Moominpappa wants to cheer him up by telling about his own adventurous youth. Pappa tells about his misunderstood childhood, how he escapes from an orphanage and about his historic meeting with an inventor called Hodgkins. He reveals his struggles in hefty storms on the boat Oshun Oxtra, and all his adventures in the autocrat Daddy Jones’s kingdom. Pappa establishes a colony, befriends with a ghost and – one stormy night – he rescues Moominmamma from the sea. And rest is history.
- Tod Fennell
- Harry Standjofski
- Kathleen Fee
- Ira CARPELAN
- Małgorzata WIĘCKOWICZ-ŻYŁA
- Piotr SZCZEPANOWICZ
- based on the book “The Exploits of Moominpappa” by Tove Jansson
- Michał Fojcik MPSE/Sound Mind Studio
- Andrea Eklund
Trailer and photos
Ira Carpelan has a master’s degree in political science. She works as a director, producer and scriptwriter and is a former journalist at the Finnish broadcasting company YLE. She was also involved in planning international aid and development cooperation projects as a former executive director of an international children and youth organisation. As a director, she is best known for her animated films Moomins and the Winter Wonderland (2017) and The Exploits of Moominpappa (2021).
- Muumipapan urotyöt / The Exploits of Moominpappa 2021
- Muumien taikatalvi / Moomins and the Winter Wonderland 2017