Virpi Kettu

A Director - Animator working extensively in the UK and Canada.

Animated for Aardman Animators on the Oscar-winning animated feature film Wallance and Gromit in 'The Curse of the Were-Rabbit' as well as 'Shaun the Sheep' and 'Creature Comforts'.

Since then she has worked with several worldwide known companies for animation, consulting, production and directing (NFB, Dream Works, Passion Pictures, Max Films, Cuppa Coffee and Universal Pictures).

Her work in music videos has crossed both sides of the Atlantic and includes artists such as Ron Sexsmith, Voivod, Knife and Radiohead.

In 2012 Virpi founded Kettu Studios, a film and animation collaboration with exceptional artists in both Canada and the UK. 

Upcoming Events: 

Film Gala

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:30am
1 hour
Settle Victoria Hall

In our community are hidden extraordinary stories. 

Over the last two years, we've been working to tell them by creating stop motion animation films with Virpi Kettu of Kettu Studios. She's animated the likes of Wallace & Gromit and Radiohead's most recent music video.



Learn to edit - Weekend Course

Saturday, 26 January 2019 - 10:00am
26th & 27th Jan 2019 - 10am-5pm each day
The Joinery

Take film making skills to the next level with our intensive Editing Weekend Course.

Join film maker Virpi Kettu to explore the theoretical and technical approaches to editing your work. 

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