More than 90 Russian projects will be shown at MIPTV in Cannes

Ministry of Culture,
14 April 2015, Russia

Many Russian productions, created with funding from the Ministry of Culture of Russia, has already attracted the interest of foreign distributors. This applies primarily to the military drama Sergei Mokritskiy "The Battle of Sevastopol." At its core - page life Hero of the Soviet Union women sniper Lyudmila Pavlichenko. Interest in acquiring paintings were of France, Germany, Belgium, the Scandinavian countries, as well as Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand.

The Film market has attracted the attention of the picture "Batalon" Dmitry Meshieva. The film, which tells about the heroism of the women's "death squad" in the First World War and filmed with the support of the Russian Military Historical Society, was released in rent in Germany and Latvia.

Russian stand relies on animation projects. Among them - the animated series "Alice knows what to do!" Award in the special category at the XIX Open Russian Festival of Animated Film in Suzdal. The champion of the Cannes market can become animated series "Masha and the Bear." His first season is sold in more than 100 countries, including the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Australia.

Film and TV Market in Cannes last until April 16. Total this year in MIPTV will feature about 1,700 production companies from more than 100 countries.