RÅSALT studio - animation, graphic work, photo


"Dødvekt" - Production start: spring 2022  

Previous: Utforskerne/Explorers

Direction, script and design: Øyvind Tangseth. 

Script development financed by Fond for lyd og bilde.

Production is supported by:

Nfi, film consultant Anne Borggaard Sørensen

Viken filmcenter, film consultant Cecilie Stranger-Thorsen and The Audio and Visual Fund.

Click here to check out more from design process.

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"Hjem/Home" Work in progress - Animated documentary from Haiti concerning consequences from climate change. Pre production: spring. 2021. Director: Trine V Håbjørg, Production company Råsalt. Co-production with the film company Aldeles as.

Main producer: Elin Sander. 


Financers: The Norwegian film Institute, Viken Film Center, The Audio and Visual Fund, The Western Norway Film Center, Grafill and Råsalt.

Design process: https://www.raasalt.no/about

"Who is Katharine" - Work in progress.  

Director and script writer: Ida H Eldøen. 

Production company: Tagline. www.tagline.no


In spring 2021 Råsalt worked on Idas personal film about a young girls seek for her identity. We have produced cu-out animations - replicas of well-known films and also replicas of well-known film posters. We had the pleasure of engaging Robin Jensen on this project. A really fun project to work on!


Nordlys/Goeksegh (2020)

Director and script-writer: Oskar Njajta Östergren

Production company: Bautafilm, Therese Högberg

Co producer: Merete Korsberg, Krystallplaneten

Pilot for animated tv-series with Sami stories for children. - 6 min

Råsalt has animated the pilot episode, drawn animation in tv-paint. Animation was finished in nov. 2020. Post production in feb. 2021. Premiere at TIFF junior 2021: https://www.tiffjunior.no/film/c3eae9ce-e14a-4bfc-91c8-3ba7d8a197dc

It has been a pleasure to work with so many talented people. 


Rudy and the lightning monster (2019)

Directed and illustrated by Endre Skandfer, written by Endre Lund Eriksen, and produced by Merete Korsberg, Fabelfjord 2019.

ADrawn animation in tv-paint (6 1/2 min) by Råsalt. - 8 min.

Premiere during TIFF junior 2019; pre-film for the opening film "Tito and the Birds".



NDLA- Råsalt produces animations for Ndla. The National Digital Learning Area is a joint county municipal  initiative between 18 county municipalities. Råsalt deliveres concepts, stories, design and animation for different subjects. Techniques: Drawn animation in tv-paint and Animate CC.

Some examples:

Science: https://ndla.no/subjects/subject:21/topic:1:182640/topic:1:181768/resource:e49c075e-83b4-4f8c-b2f3-79987b79e4fa

Organisational theory: https://ndla.no/nb/subjects/subject:43/topic:1:198141/topic:1:198143/resource:1:194554

Equinor - Commisioned film for Equinor. The film was produced at Bacon and the animated sequence was directed by Kjersti Skallerud at Mikrofilm and animated by Øyvind Tangseth.

View the film here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=hwLKEl9G_W0

Kreftforeningen - Commisioned film for The Norwegian Cancer Society. The film was produced at Qvisten, directed by Rasmus Sivertsen, designed by Julie Engaas and animated by Øyvind Tangseth.

View the film here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UgEBTGm53sA&t=6s

Norges Musikkorps Forbund (2018)

Commisioned film for the Norwegian Band Federations 100 years anniversary in 2018.

100 years history in 3 min. Concept, story, design and animation by Trine V Håbjørg and Øyvind Tangseth.

View the film here: https://vimeo.com/370853735

"Beachsnails" -  Øyvind Tangseth from Råsalt Studio has been doing stop motion animation for the project "Beachsnails" at Vigra close to Ålesund, in aug 2017 and oct 2017. Director Jan Otto Ertesvåg from Hammerhai Studio is developing a shortfilm with beachsnails as the main actors. Development is funded by Western Norwegian Filmfund.

For more info: https://www.nfi.no/tildelinger/produksjon/kortfilm/strandsnegler

"The captain, the pilot and the fish" - Work in progress.  Råsalt has written a new story based on the characters the Captain and the Pilot.

Script developement financed by Fond for lyd og bilde 

Design: Øyvind Tangseth

"Forført av spriten" - stop motion intro commissioned by Fenris Film in Oslo. This documentary serie about women and alcohol abuse was screened at NRK autumn 2017.

Intro - animation, set and photo: Trine V Håbjørg and Øyvind Tangseth.

More info: https://tv.nrk.no/serie/forfoert-av-spriten

"When I hear the birds sing" (2016) - Pricewinning film; written, directed and produced by: Trine Vallevik Håbjørg, Råsalt. Animation: Øvind Tangseth and Trine V. Håbjørg. Design: Trine V Håbjørg. Animated short documentary (8 min) based on interviews with children in a refugee camp in Liberia.

For more info:



Trailer: https://vimeo.com/191008965

"From the balcony" (2017)

Director Ole Giæver, Production company Mer film

Øyvind Tangseth from Råsalt studio was involved in Ole Giævers film "From the balcony". Together with the animation filmmaker Julie Engaas and Astrid Aakra Øyvind made two sequences of drawn animation on paper for this film. The film premiered at The Berlin International Film Festival in feb. 2017.

More info: http://semerfilm.no/production/from-the-balcony

View here: https://www.raasalt.no/extracts-from-films​

Work in progress. Animated serie "Boye and Ibipipps big, small world".  Script development funded by Fond for lyd og bilde. Trine V Håbjørg has written 4 episodes for this concept.

"Karin and Laura tells stories about nasty children"

Work in progress, with support from Vestnorsk filmsenter.

A new and exciting project in cooperation with Kompani Krapp (a theatre company in Bergen).

More information: http://www.kompanikrapp


"The captain, the pilot and the singer" (2014)

written and directed by Øyvind Tangseth, producer Turid Rogne, Aldeles. Animation: Ø. Tangseth, Tuva Synnevåg, T. Håbjørg.

7 min animated shortfilm for children, tv-paint.

For more information: 


Trailer: https://vimeo.com/104501345

Tipp topp (2016)

Director and producer is Jan Otto Ertesvåg, Hammerhai Studio.

Øyvind Tangseth from Råsalt  was involved in the stop motion animation of the shortfilm "Tipp topp" spring 2014. The production took place at Valderøya, a small island close to Ålesund.  

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Mai 2014-des 2014 Øyvind Tangseth from Råsalt Studio worked as a Maya 3D animator on the feature film "KNUTSEN & LUDVIGSEN OG DEN FÆLE RASPUTIN", produced by Torden Film.