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The Shooting of a New Feature “The Partner”

August 3, 2015
On August 1, 2015, principal photography for the upcoming feature The Partner began in Vladivostok. For the first time in Russian cinema, the protagonist is a CG child, created using a unique combination of two state-of-the-art technologies: motion...

The Premiere Screening of “Pioneer Heroes” in Moscow

June 17, 2015
On Tuesday, the film Pioneer Heroes was premiered in Moscow in Pioneer Film Theater. The film was presented by its director Natalia Kudriashova, producer Sergey Selianov, actress Yola Sanko, star Aleksey Mitin, actor Alexander Yatsko, the young actress...

“Pioneer Heroes” – Press Reviews

May 28, 2015
"A surprisingly mature debut feature in powerfully arranged images." — Berliner Zeitung "A visually stunning fantasy about the loss of orientation and the new artificial worlds of post-socialist life." — Berliner Zeitung "A lot of things in this beautiful film live from the...

15th Anniversary of Melnitsa Animation Studio

May 14, 2014
We are happy to announce that Melnitsa Animation, one of the most prominent and successful companies in the Russian animation industry, has turned 15! Melnitsa is famous for its numerous projects that have enjoyed commercial success and viewers' appreciation on...

Georgiy Daneliya’s “Ku! Kin-dza-dza” Receives a Nika Award

April 2, 2014
The 27th annual Nika ceremony of the Russian Academy of Motion Picture Arts took place on April 1 in the Moscow Operetta National Academic Theater. Georgiy Daneliya’s animated feature Ku! Kin-Dza-Dza won in the Best Animated Film category....

Petr Buslov Begins Shooting His New Film “Homeland”

March 20, 2014
CTF Film Company and Aktyabr Film begin principal photography for the new feature-length film Homeland. Chief producer: Sergey Selyanov Producers: Sergey Yakhontov, Petr Buslov Director: Petr Buslov Director of photography: Fedor Lyass Screenplay: Andrey Migachev, Aleksey Shipenko Starring: Petr Fedorov, Lyubov Novikova, Andrey Smoliakov, Pavel...