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10 Ratings

Niko: The Flight Before Christmas

Niko: Lentäjän Poika

Finland, Denmark, 2008
Animation, Comedy, Adventure


A reindeer boy named Niko dreams about flying like his father, whom he has never met. Despite constant mocking from others, he sneaks out of his home valley to take flying lessons from Julius, a flying squirrel.

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Niko: The Flight Before Christmas Directed by Michael Hegner, Kari Juusonen

Awards & Festivals

European Film Awards

2009 | Nominee: European Animated Feature Film

Irish Film and Television Awards

2009 | 3 nominations including: Best Animation

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