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Robot and the Whale

Roboten och Valen


A film by Jonas Forsman

Genre(s): Animation / Children's

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Robot and the Whale

  • Jonas Forsman


    Jonas Forsman is a director and animator born in Linkoping, Sweden. Robot & The Whale is Jonas' directorial debute, but his passion for bringing worlds and characters to life through animation and storytelling started early in his life.   He was only twelve years old when he decided that his dream was to find a career in animation and filmmaking.He started selling plant seeds and by the age of 13 he had saved enough money to buy his first Amiga computer and started animating.Jonas has studied animation at Metro New Media in London, Animation Workshop in Viborg Denmark. In the year of 2010 he graduated from Animation Mentor in 2010.He has has worked on a numerous well known project and companies around the world.



A long time ago humans left the planet Earth. Lobo, a cheerful robot who loves animals and plants one day meets a stranded whale on the beach.
Lobo will have to to overcome his fear of water in order to save her, but it’s not easy especially since a single drop of water can make him rust.

Technical Specs

  • Runtimes: 6'
  • Sound: Stereo
  • Country(ies) of production: Sweden
  • Audience: Youth Audience
  • Format(s) available: DCP / ProRes HD

Artistic & Technical Crew

  • Screenplay: Jonas Forsman
  • Editor: Jonas Forsman
  • Sound: Jakob Oldenburg
  • Music: Eirik Hulbak Roland
  • Producer: Nima Yousefi

Company Credits

  • Produced by: HOBAB