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“Salyut 7”: Second Trailer

September 14, 2017
CTB Film Company, Lemonfilms Studio, and Rossiya TV, with support from the Film Foundation, present "Salyut 7", a film based on historic events, which tells the story of the most heroic and tense mission in the...

First Screening of The Partner

September 12, 2017
On September 11, "Karo Oktyabr 11" hosted the premiere screening of the science-fiction comedy The Partner, the first Russian film project featuring a hundred-percent CG protagonist. Actor Sergey Garmash lent his voice and facial expressions to...

Karlovy Vary Film Review: ‘Arrhythmia’

July 4, 2017
Russian director Boris Khlebinov's compelling, engagingly acted new drama takes a failing marriage into the emergency room. Proving that not all Russian relationship dramas have to be gloomy Chekhovian chamber pieces, writer-director Boris Khlebnikov returns to Karlovy Vary, where both...

Grand Prix of Kinotavr Film Festival Awarded to “Arrhythmia”

June 14, 2017
The closing ceremony of the 28th Open Kinotavr Film Festival took place in Zimny Theater in Sochi. The jury — producer Igor Mishin, director Alexander Veledinky, cameraman Igor Griniakin, actress Yulia Peresild, screenwriter Alexander Rodionov, film expert Nancy Condee, and...

A Follow Up on the Premiere Screening of Petersburg. A Selfie in Moscow

September 14, 2016
On September 13, KARO Oktyabr Center held the premiere screening of Petersburg. A Selfie. The film was introduced by the following cast and crew members: directors Renata Litvinova, Avdotia Smirnova, Natalia Kudriashova, Natalia Nazarova, producers Sergey Selianov and Natalia Drozd, actresses...

Today Is Producer Sergey Selyanov’s Birthday

August 21, 2016
The man behind over 120 films, more than a hundred awards from all over the world, most culturally significant films of the 1990s, 2000s, and 2010s. The creator of CTB Film Company, Melnitsa Studio, and Nashe Kino distribution company, producer...

Reviews of Petersburg. A Selfie

June 8, 2016
The film Petersburg. A Selfie, which premiered on June 6 at the opening of the 27th Russian Kinotavr Film Festival, attracted a great deal of attention from the press. Metro, June 8, 2016 The 27th kinotavr opened with the screening...

Today Is Animation Day in Russia!

April 8, 2016
April 8 is National Animation Day in Russia. The world’s first puppet animation film, The Beautiful Leukanida by Vladislav Starevich, was premiered on this day in 1912. For CTB Film Company this day is undoubtedly close to home. For over...