Big cartoon festival opens online

The annual Big cartoon festival begins on Friday work in the virtual format, the audience will be able to see collections of Russian cartoons and foreign films-winners of international festivals and film awards, announced the press service of the event.

"The best contemporary animation from around the world for adults and children, video conferencing with well-known Directors and artists, lectures by leading experts from animation industry and master classes in various techniques of animation in "the cartoon Factory" for children, Teens and adults will be available to everyone, from any city in Russia and is free after registration on the festival website," the message reads.

The Central units of the program of the festival will traditionally become the "Premiere", which included collections of Russian cartoon, made over the past year, and Winners, a retrospective of foreign films-winners of international festivals and awards.

Also in the program of the competition will see several new feature-length cartoons, a compilation of the best Russian and foreign short films for children, a program of documentary animations, and more. Viewers can vote for their favorite films and the winner of the audience voting will be awarded a figure of girls Animasi.

According to the organizers, guests of the festival will be the famous Russian and foreign Directors, animators and producers, including ANCA Damian, Priit and Olga Parry, Chintis Lundgren, Draco Ivezic, Dmitry Geller, Caspar Antis, Gints of Silblade, Olesya Schukina and many others.