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Svenska Sesem question

Discussion in 'Sesame Worlds' started by Drtooth, Nov 28, 2006.

  1. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    I asked this over in the Youtube thread, but I think I should have asked it in it's own thread.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbm0q4Cg-Dk

    It's the Swedish opening. Maybe someone can help me with this one. Is the animation from it the same studio that animated the Swedish cartoon number segments?
  2. muppet_dk

    muppet_dk Active Member

    All the animations from Svenska Sesam was made by Owe Gustafson.
  3. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    So, is it the same person/people that worked on the Swedish animated segments that were used on the American SS? They seem to have a similar style. Unless it's just there regional style of animation.
  4. muppet_dk

    muppet_dk Active Member

    I can't confirm or deny that he also made segments for Sesame Street.
    I know that Andrew noted that in the article he made for Hanson & Fia Jansson ( http://muppet.wikia.com/wiki/Hansson_and_Fia_Jansson ). But I do know that he did animations for "Fem myror är fler än fyra elefanter", a series from 1975, that was inspired by Sesame Street and that there where some kind of contact between the the producers of the two shows but other than that I don't know.
  5. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    Fem myror är fler än fyra elefanter

    Does that mean something loosly like "Five Ants is more than Four Elephants?"

    In that case, I recall the member IsNorden (I hope I got that right) saying some of those animated segments were used on Sesame Street.
  6. muppet_dk

    muppet_dk Active Member

    yup thats what it means
  7. The Count

    The Count Moderator Staff Member

    *Waves at muppet_dk. Hi muppet_dk, glad to see you here again, even if it's just a brief stay.

    Hope everything's OK with you.
  8. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    I might as well post this quote. ISNorden posted it for me in the "What sketches scared you as a kid" thread vis a vis those animations...



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