Wizart Animation

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Wizart Animation
Animation studio
Founded2007; 11 years ago (2007)
HeadquartersVoronezh, Russia
ServicesComputer animation
Websitewww.wizartanimation.com

Wizart Animation is a Russian computer animation studio headquartered in Voronezh, Russia.[1]

History[edit]

The studio was founded in 2007 by a group of artists from computer games and information technology industry. Their experience changes the animation industry in Russia which allowed them to launch a new type of computer animation studio and involve young artists from different cities of Russia.[2]

In 2011 Wizart Animation created a new business department to promote and sell animation content in Russian and International markets.

The studio's first feature film, The Snow Queen, was released in 2012, earning $14 million worldwide, setting record for a Russian animated feature.[3] In 2014, it was followed by the sequel, titled The Snow Queen 2: The Snow King.[3] The studio's first original film, titled Sheep and Wolves, was released in Russian theaters on 28 April 2016.[3][4]

Filmography[edit]

Feature films[edit]

# Title Year
1 The Snow Queen[4] 2012
2 The Snow Queen 2: The Snow King[4] 2014
3 Sheep and Wolves[4] 2016
4 The Snow Queen 3: Fire and Ice[4] 2016
5 The Snow Queen 4: Mirrorlands 2019
6 Sheep and Wolves 2: Pig Deal 2019

Television series[edit]

# Title Year
1 Yoko 2016
2 Snow Queen: Gerda and the Keepers of Wonders TBA

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Russian Animated Film 'The Snow Queen' a Hit With Distributors in Cannes". The Moscow Times. 19 May 2014. Retrieved 13 January 2016.
  2. ^ The Snow Queen, a Russian 3D Animated Feature, Steroscopy News
  3. ^ a b c Beck, Jerry (8 February 2014). "Teaser: "Snow Queen 2: The Snow King"". Animation Scoop. Retrieved 8 February 2014.
  4. ^ a b c d e "Wizart Animation: Proejcts". Wizart Animation. Retrieved 8 February 2014.

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