Turtle Taido in Osun and Kogi States (director's cut)

Outstanding Achievement Award: Best Animated Film, Cult Critic Movie Awards 2020

Jean Luc Godard Award 2020 nominee: Best Animated Film Diamond Award Winner, International Independent Film Awards Silver Award: Best Family/Children Film - Virgin Spring Cinefest, 2020 Winner, Best Children's Short: Independent Shorts Awards Best Children's Short nominee, Indie Short Fest Winner: Best TV Series, The Buddha International Film Festival Best Animated Short nominee: Top Indie Film Awards Finalist: Animation Films, International Short Film Festival Pune India Finalist: Florence Film Awards Semi-Finalist, Realtime International Film Festival, 2020 Semi-Finalist, Lagos International Festival of Animation, LIFANIMA, 2020 Official Selection: DYTIATKO International Children's Media Festival Official Selection: Children's Day International Film Festival Official Selection: Indie Film Wisconsin Film Festival
Official Selection: uMgungundlovu Film Festival Official Selection: Genre Celebration Festival

Adventures of Turtle Taido is a ground-breaking Nigerian TV series for children about a cute, bubbly, magic turtle on an adventure across Nigeria. In this award-winning 12-minute short, he visits Osogbo, capital city of Osun State and tours a cocoa farm with his friend Abiodun. Taido then travels to River Niger and River Benue in Kogi State, where he and his friend Usman go underwater and discover friendly manatees. This is a 4K (ultra high definition) director's cut, with more characters and improved animation. It premiered on November 10, 2018 at Children's Day International Film Festival in Denver, and has been shown at film festivals worldwide. If you like this story, be sure to look for seasons 1 and 2, now showing on Amazon Prime Video.

Seasons 1 & 2 are on Prime Video!

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Leaders of Turtle Taido's magic team

Creator/Executive Producer
Muyiwa Kayode

Animation Producer
Artie Romero
ARG! Cartoon Animation LLC

Muyiwa Kayode

Nominee, Golden Galaxy Award, 2020 Director
Artie Romero

Starring the Voices of
Samuel Adeseko
Tobi Ajakaye
Ayomikun Akala
Chinasa Onwochei
Ojay Sam Ocheho
Francis Onwochei
Muyiwa Kayode
Ebis T. Ebiesuwa
Onuh Sam Ocheho
Adanma Kayode
Emeka Onwochei
Patience Bassey

Vladislav Berezok
Hector Molina
Egle Jankaskaite
John-Peter Meiring
Gretchen Piper
Artie Romero

Character Design
Omololu Kayode
Victor Dario
Mike Asukwo
Don Mangan
Gretchen Piper
John-Peter Meiring
Nicholas Cornell

Storyboard and Animatic
Henry Andrews-Jones

Brett Ackley
Henry Andrews-Jones
Simmon Keith Barney
Vladislav Berezok
Gabriel Carroll-Dolci
Nicholas Cornell
Aiste Duseviciute
Rebekah Failla
Jeff Gingrich
Julie "Kitsulie" Hubbard
Egle Jankauskaite
Khorvash Khayati
Dusan Kosanin
Joshua Lake
Aniruddh Lashkari
Anna Latzer
Don Mangan
John Peter Miering
Ieva Miskinyte
Adrienne Norsworthy
Brittney Owens
Atinuke Kemi Oyebade
Victor Perry
Gretchen Piper
Robby Pratama
Dusan Radomirovic
Artie Romero
James Rossi
Carolina Villalobos
Prasad Warrier

2D Technicians
Brandon Barratt
Lauren Beene

Animation Services
Arvaan Technolab Pvt Ltd
Cartoon Solutions
Edatamine Services
Gewin Studios and Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Irec Global Services
MotionLab Animation Studio

ARG! Business Office
Sarah Waite
Connie Romero

Video Editors
Gretchen Piper
Matt Rebel
Lauren Beene

Design Consultant
Kunle Ajose

Creative Consultant
Nenye Njoku

Administrative Assistant
Patience Bassey

Eric Mann Chukwu

Audio Mixer
Jude Anyafulu

Post Production (Nigeria)
Digitrack Studios, Lagos

Post Production Editor
Yemi Adegbehingbe

With support from
The Federal Government of Nigeria's
Project Act-Nollywood Program

Endorsed by
Federal Ministry of Tourism
Culture and National Orientation

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