Three projects by Parovoz are included in the competition program of the Voronezh International Animation Festival
The full-length animated films «The Everlasting Story» and «Lost Miracle», as well as the animated series «Champies» have been included in the competition program of the 1st Voronezh International Animation Film Festival. The festival is to take place on May 19 — 21, 2023.
The feature film «The Everlasting Story», created by the Parovoz studio in cooperation with the Digital Television media holding, evolved from the universe of the popular animated series «Fantasy Patrol». According to the plot, young and strong Koshchey is going to take revenge on the Ice Monster that killed his family. On the way to the goal, Koshchey faces many trials, with which he manages to cope with the help of the magic chatty Sword, brave circus girl May, insightful Yaga, dexterous Mr. Wobble, the young witches from the «Fantasy Patrol» and other characters.
The animated film «Lost Miracle» by the GPM KIT Group of Companies (part of Gazprom-Media), produced by Parovoz with the support of the Rostec State Corporation, has been nominated in the festival competition among Russian full-length cartoons. The «Lost Miracle» animated film is about three pupils who sneak away from their excursion group in the Holy Trinity Sergius Lavra and go to explore it on their own. In one of the towers, the children spot a magic portkey that takes them to the past, since that moment the main goal of the teenagers is to get back home, while the saint miracle worker St. Sergius of Radonezh helps them.
The project «Champies», created by the Parovoz studio by order of the Digital Television media holding, has been included in the international competition of the animated series. The plot is centered on boy Roma’s toys that come alive: fluffy alien Bagel, brave Ko-Ko toffee rooster, charming Pinky doll, fearless superheroes Fly and Gloria, warlike rabbit General De-Krol with his robots and noble samurai lizard O-Rush. When Roma goes to school or outdoors, the inhabitants of his room have fun, hold competitions and parties. But when something happens to Roma, the toys rush to the rescue and do their best to help the boy. The champies look for answers to serious questions, sometimes the toys quarrel, but they always come to the conclusion that friendship is of utmost importance!
Full-length and short animated films as well as animated series were accepted to take part in the 1st Voronezh International Animation Film Festival. The competition program includes Russian and foreign animated films created before January 1, 2021. The jury consists of Russian and foreign experts and specialists from the animation field.