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From the sketch to reality: the willow of Mavka will grow at the film studio FILM.UA
Magical Willow, the Heart of the Forest, is one of the central images of the animated full meter “Mavka. The Forest Song”. It is protected from human encroachments by the lead female character Mavka, the main antagonist of the film hunts it as the unique treasure. Now the Willow will grow not only at the hidden lawn in the cartoon, but also on the territory of the film studio FILM.UA.
A Big Start: Animagrad and Ivan Honchar Museum Announced Joint Work in Several Cultural Projects
Animagrad studio team announced its joint work with the team of Ivan Honchar Museum national center on Mavka. The Forest Song.
Mavka. The Forest Song sparked interest in Asia
On March 13-16 in Hong Kong FILMART, an annual film and TV content market, took place.
The first shots of Mavka. The Forest Song won the European professional audience over: at Cartoon Movie animation forum, the Ukrainian project stood out the most and spurred a lot of discussion.
On March 9, FILM.UA Group and Animagrad producers pitched Mavka. The Forest Song internationally for the first time, and did so with great success. The pitching took place at the biggest European animation forum Cartoon Movie, with Ukraine participating in it for the first time.
Cartoon Movie, the European animation forum in Bordeaux, is about to open. This year it is going to have its the first Ukrainian project, Mavka. The Forest Song (produced by FILM.UA and Animagrad).
On March 8-10 in Bordeaux, one of the biggest European events for animation industry professionals will take place, and it is Cartoon Movie, the European animation forum. Mavka. The Forest Song became the first ever Ukrainian project to be selected by the organizational committee for participation in the forum pitching.
Creative team of Mavka. The Forest Song made the first ethnographical trip to Pirogovo
In the midst of Mavka. The Forest Song project development, the team from Animagrad studio got its wants and needs met: on the very first warm spring day it went to Pirogovo, Kyiv Museum of Folk Architecture and Life.
“Mavka. The Forest Song” at the European Film Market. Results
On 17th of February Berlin saw the end of the European Film Market held under the aegis of the 67th Berlin International Film Festival. Except the market itself where FILM.UA Group was presented by its own stand as a part of IFTA, EFM also conducted a range of industry events for producers from all over the world, in which the Group also participated.
DakhaBrakha band recorded first tracks for Mavka. The Forest Song OST
DakhaBrakha ethno-house band, first to sign for recording OST for animated feature Mavka.The Forest Song (Animagrad studio / FILM.UA Group), co-created the film’s main musical theme - a song for flute of the lead character, Lukash, - and also has recorded the soundtrack for cartoon’s first teaser, which will be released later in March.
Ukrainian rites took place in Animagrad animation studio
This year folk ensemble of national tradition school, part of the National center of folk history ‘Ivan Honchar Museum’, gave a bright performance in Animagrad studio.