Sound from the Deep
An international research group is searching for natural resources from the Arctic Ocean. As they are about to end the voyage empty handed, a strange underwater sound is heard from far north. Thinking it might be natural gas, they start their journey to the uncharted areas. As they get closer, they begin to understand the true nature of the sound.
Antti Laakso (b. 1982) graduated from Turku Arts Academy’s animation department in 2008. He has written, directed and animated several award-winning short films and is a member of Turun Anikistit animation collective, as well as Coop Paperhat. Laakso’s main interest is to tell stories, regardless of the technique, and mix fantastical elements in ordinary settings.
Joonas Allonen (b. 1981) graduated from Turku Arts Academy in 2006 and has since been working as a writer and director on TV, commercials and short films. Allonen is fascinated by science as well as mythologies and often combines these in his stories.