The Tortoise

Maria Mac Dalland, Denmark, 2024

7 min.Series (fiction)Children's films, Animation

Pixie, Tiny Toot and Gato travel out into the universe. The stars play little tunes when they jump around on them. They meet a big, tired tortoise carrying four elephants and the entire solar system on its back. Tiny Toot helps the tortoise get some rest while Gato scratches its tummy.
Basic information Credits
Original title Lille Tut episode 5 - Skildpadden
Danish title Lille Tut episode 5 - Skildpadden
Part of Lille Tut
Director Maria Mac Dalland
Screenplay Maria Mac Dalland, Morten Kaufmann
Producer Morten Kaufmann
Sound Mark Norup
Casting Tone Tarding
Production country Denmark
Online release 25.03.2024, Filmcentralen
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Production company Toolbox Film, Den Vestdanske Filmpulje, Nordisk Film & TV Fond
Co-production Ja Film
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut
In collaboration with DR, NRK, RÚV, SVT, YLE


Direction Maria Mac Dalland
Casting Tone Tarding


Screenplay Maria Mac Dalland
Screenplay Morten Kaufmann
Storyboard Rasmus Brinck
Storyboard Pedro Ivo Carvalho
Idea Maria Mac Dalland


Producer Morten Kaufmann
Line producer Lise Uldbjerg Jørgensen
Co-producer Anders Berthelsen
Production manager Julie Peitersen
Producer's assistant Rosa Flindt Riis-Hansen


Rigger Edith Bach
Rigger Sabrina Macarena Macho


Music Sille Grønberg
Music Palle Windfeld
Singing Sille Grønberg
Singing Palle Windfeld
Musician Jesper Sveidahl


Sound designer Mark Norup
Sound assistant Marius Norup


Design Edda Hrönn Kristinsdottir
Background designer Sofie Louise Dam
Rigger Edith Bach
Rigger Sabrina Macarena
Animation Mie F. Y. Pedersen
Animation Edith Bach
Animation Stine Harbo Dalsgaard
Animation Louise Sørensen
Animation Pedro Ivo Carvalho
Character design Edda Hrönn Kristinsdottir
Background artist Sofie Louise Dam
Prop designer Sofie Louise Dam
Lead animator Ingeborg Dena Faber
Compositor Maria Mac Dalland
Compositor Sabrina Macarena Macho
Animation Rasmus Brinck

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