30.09. - 09.10.2021

Niko 2 - Little brother, big trouble Finland, Germany, Denmark, Ireland 2012 | 75 min | OV | Colour | FF 2012

Kari Juusonen

Kari Juusonen (*1967) studied the programme of animation at the University of Art and Design in Helsinki. Since 2005 Kari Juusonen has worked as director in the feature film Niko & The Way To The Stars.

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The young reindeer Niko is happy: he has finally met his father and learned to fly. Soon it will be Christmas again. In secret, he dreams of reuniting his parents.But his mother marries another reindeer and soon Niko has a little half-brother! Jonni is crazy about Niko, but his elder brother prefers to spend time with his friends Saga the reindeer, squirrel Julius and Wilma the weasel. But when Jonni disappears, Niko has to show responsibility and after a turbulent adventure the quartet manage to save young Jonni. The second part of the popular children's film The Way to the Stars (2008) is celebrating its world première in Hamburg with an exciting story about friendship, family and winter magic.
Original title: Niko 2 - Little brother, big trouble
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: German
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Kari Juusonen, Jørgen Lerdam
Screenplay: Hannu Tuomainen, Marteinn Thorisson
Producer: Antti Haikala, Petteri Pasanen, Hannu Tuomainen, Emely Christians, Ralph Christians, Anders Mastrup
Director of Photography:
Music: Stephen McKeon
Production Design: Mikko Pitkänen
Editor: Antti Haikala
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
German Distributor: Universum Film
World Sales: Global Screen GmbH
Production: Anima Vitae, Cinemaker, Ulysses Films, Tidal Films, A.Film Production; Universum Film


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