SECRET SOCIETY OF SOUPTOWN: CUCUMBER MAFIA (TV SERIES)

SUPILINNA SALASELTS: KURGIMAFFIA

By Helen TAKKIN, Oskar LEHEMAA

NAFTA - as PROD

Family - Pre-Production 2019

The series is based on the feature film "Secret Society of Souptown", which was a box office hit in Estonia and has been sold to France, Germany, Turkey, Finland, China, Netflix.

    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Family, Action/Adventure, TV Series
    • Countries
    • ESTONIA
    • Languages
    • ESTONIAN
    • Budget
    • 0.6 - 1 M$
    • Duration
    • 28 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Helen TAKKIN, Oskar LEHEMAA
    • Writer(s)
    • Andris FELDMANIS, Livia ULMAN
    • Producer(s)
    • Esko RIPS (NAFTA)
    • Synopsis
    • Three years have passed since the events that took place in the “Secret Society of Souptown” film. Since then our heroes have been busy with detective work and solving mysteries. They’ve become valued detectives and the people of the city turn to them with bigger and smaller problems, even the local police detectives Kuul and Lippus consider them to be their little colleagues.

      The series focuses on the children and the vicissitudes that challenge them. Both good and bad changes are inevitable part of life. The main characters, the members of the Secret Society of Souptown, Mari, Sadu, Anton and Olav learn how to deal with everything that is changing, both in their environment and within themselves.

      The developments in Tartu catch fire when the mayor plans to build a shopping mall right in the heart of the cozy Souptown. A new IT Incubator is opened besides the Souptown that brings wind of innovation, technology and new residents to the city from all over the world.

      The changes are also taking place in the lives of the children. Their bodies and personalities are going through rapid developments. This is all very confusing to the children and sets good ground for humorous moments between the characters. The members of the Secret Society of Souptown are starting to develop interest in different things which of course will also bring friction between the characters.
    • Partners & financing
    • Looking for: sales agents, financiers, co-producers. Attached financing from: Estonian Public Broadcasting, Telia, Tartu City
    • Production schedule
    • Planned premiere: 2019
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