The 14th annual Multivision Festival will take place October 28 - November 20, 2016, in St.Petersburg, Russia.
The deadline for submissions is the 1st of August 2016
The professional Jury announced the winners of XIII International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision". You can find the list of awards and honorable mentions here
XIII Multivision Festival 2015 official selection - 24.10.2015
Multivision Festival competitions winners: "The Best “City and Citizens” short animated film" and "The Best “Cats and the City” animated and fiction cat viral film" - 07.09.2015
Summer open air competitions by Multivision Festival: "The Best “City and Citizens” short animated film" and "The Best “Cats and the City” animated and fiction cat viral film", took place at Multi-Bridge CTC at night from 29 to 30th August to the attention of 20 000 spectators
"Multi-Bridge CTC’’ will become one of the biggest open air cinema hall in Europe with its giant 400 sq.m screen. Over the evening of 29 August, in St.Petersburg, Russia, the city that is famous for its iconic drawbridges, the Troitsky lifting bridge will be transformed into the giant screen for animated short films, selected by the International Festival of Animation Arts Multivision. This unique art experience will be shared by more than 30 000 spectators.
XII International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" announce it's call for entries! Deadline is 1 July 2015. The festival will take place at October 24 - November 29, 2015
XII Multivision Festival 2014 official selection! - 22.10.2014
XII Multivision Festival 2014 official selection for compettiion, students films competition, video installation competition, non-competitive panorama to be seen here
XII International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" - EXTENDED DEADLINE! - 01.08.2014
Deadline is extended till 1 September! Download entry form
XII International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" announce it's call for entries! Deadline is 1 August 2014. Festival will take place at 1-30 November 2014
CATBOOM ! ÊÎÒÎÁÓÌ ! - Video installation, performance, 2013
«Catboom!» video sculpture was premiered at Multivision’s «Motion of image and image of motion» exhibition in the Museum of Contemporary Art «Erarta» on November 6th. On 12 Nov 2013 it was donated to Sergey Kuryokhin Contemporary Art Center. «Catboom!» was created by Nieto (France) coauthored with Russian artists during his 31.10-04. 11 master class at the International Festival of Animation arts «Multivision» in «LenDoc» Open Film studio. More about:
The professional Jury announced winners at 10 November. The Festival Jury are the animated film directors Konstantin Bronzit and Ilya Maximov; Andrey Sikorsky, an animated film artist; Alyona Minina, a film director, Nikolay Kopeikin, an artist, Anastasia Kurekhina, the director of the Contemporary Art Center named for Sergey Kurekhin.
The official selection of the festival is listed here
The Festival Jury: read more
The 11th International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" - FINAL SELECTION IS COMING! - 01.10.2013
The results of the selection will be published at the site at 7 october. The festival will take place 1-9 of November at cinema center "Rodina", cultural center "Lendoc" and Museum of contemporary art Erarta in St.Petersburg, Russia
The winners of "Life and the City" competiton - 21.07.2013
The compettion program was screened at night 19 to 20 July in St.Petersburg at the Troitsky Bridge and in Amsterdam at Magere Brug, competition was showed there by KLIK! festival. The screens on the bridges were connected by video bridge. The Jury chose winners: Best International Film Award, Prize 500 euros from True Scare TV Channel, shared My Mum is aeroplane by Julia Aronova, Russia (she is also awarded as the Best Russian film) and Macropolis by Joel Simon, UK. The Best Dutch Film Is Snapshot by Arthur van Merwijk. Russian 2 TV Channel about the screening: Read more
The 1st step in the selection of the 11th International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" - Street Art animation - 18.07.2013
Dear friends, we announce hereby selection at the 1st step of our festival - Street Art animation competition at our summer open air project graFFFest. We remind you that we are still accepting entries to our main festival at November till 15 August!
Download entry form
The final version of "A Very..." by Max Hattler - 22.01.2013
You can find on Vimeo the final version of the film created by Max Hattler with the team of young animators from St.Petersburg (+ one man from Estonia) at Multivision festival:
During the workshop of Max Hattler (UK-Germany) and young Russian animation artists a new film was created. See it now at Erarta Museum in St. Petersburg until 18 November 2012.
The winners of X Multivision Festival announced! - 09.11.2012
The winners are:
X Jubilee Multivision festival 1-4 November - 19.09.2012
X Jubilee Multivision festival will be held 1-4 November in Aurora cinema theatre and Erarta Modern Art Museum in St.Petersburg Russia.
The official selection is here.
The winners of The Best Urban Legend animation competition - 19.08.2012
The winners of the one of the competitions of the forthcoming X Multivision are already announced. The Best Urban Legend animation is the competion is held together with graFFFest, the summer open air offspring of Multivision. The winners are announced at graFFFest site.
The international animated film competition: Best animation under the theme “Urban Legends” - CALL FOR ENTRIES - 16.07.2012
X Multivision festival - CALL FOR ENTRIES! - 03.07.2012
Dear friends! Our festival is happy to announce it's jubilee 10th edition which will take place in St.Petersburg 1-4 November 2012.
The Interactive painting/video installation “Touch my nose” was premiered 30 of January - 31.01.2012
One can find the interactive painting/video installation “Touch my nose” at Dmitry Semenov Gallery till 25 of february alongside with the exhibition of the paintingd and objects by the street artist Yeka Haski:
The film, made by children at Multivision 2011 - 12.01.2012
Here you can watch a movie made by children during 2 master classes in animation held during the festival at 4 and 6 November 2011.
IX Multivision festival - OFFICIAL SELECTION! - 23.10.2011
The results of the competition of animations in graffiti and street art style - 22.08.2011
The results are at www.graFFFest.ru
The international animated film competition:
IX Multivision festival - CALL FOR ENTRIES! - 21.05.2011
Dear friends! Our festival is happy to announce it's 9th edition which will take place in St.Petersburg 4-6 November 2011. We are waiting for your new works! The deadline for entries is 15 September 2011.
VIII International Festival of Animation Arts Multivision took place at 3-12 December 2010.
VIII Multivision Festival official selection - 25.11.2010
VIII Multivision festival - CALL FOR ENTRIES! - 22.07.2010
Dear friends! Our festival is happy to announce it's 8th edition which will take place in St.Petersburg 3-12 December 2010. We are waiting for your new works! The deadline for entries is 1 November 2010.
The Awards of 7th Multivision - 11.12.2009
VII International Festival of Animation Arts Multivision took place at 5-11 December 2009
Official selection of the 7th Multivision - 30.11.2009
The list of the selected films is here
VII Multivision festival will start at 5th December - 18.11.2009Dear Friends, the submissions are over now, we shall announce selected films at 25th November.
Then the jury will begin to work to announce winners at 11 December, at the closing ceremony of the festival.
Serguey Ovcharov, film director,
Dmitry Vysotsky, animated cartoon director
Andrey Sikorsky, animated cartoon director,
Bella Matveeva, artist,
Lisa Savina, art criticist
VII Multivision festival - CALL FOR ENTRIES! - 01.09.2009Dear friends! Just to remind you that 7th edition of our annual festival will take place in St.Petersburg 4-6 December 2009. The deadline for entries is 15 November 2009.
VI International Festival of Animation Arts Multivision took place at 6-7 December 2008 - 26.12.2008
The choice of the Jury is 16 best animations in different nominations. Never before the jury of the festival gave so may awards. This year we got a lot of brilliant animations in the program, and the jury had a very difficult task. So the winners are... read more...
One can download a preview version of the festival catalogue in pdf low res 1,6 Mb
The 6th Multivision at 5-7 of December - 29.11.2008
The "winter" part of the 6th Multivision festival will take place at 5-7 of December in St.Petersburg. The films made at last 2 years wich was selected for 'summer part" of 6th Multivision: "Small movie for a big city" (see below) take part in the competion alongside with the animations received after 1 June
Multivision festival is taking part in the celebration of International Animation Day 2008 - 11.10.2008
VI International Festival of Animation Arts Multivision 6-7 December 2008 - 10.10.2008Dear friends! Just to remind you that our annual festival with all nominations exept "Small movie for a big city" will take place in St.Petersburg 6-7 December. The deadline for entries is 15 November.
"Small movies for a big city"-2008 - 09.06.2008
Special edition "Small movies for a big city" of the VI International festival of Animation Arts "Multivision", the second one after the success of 2007 screening on Dvortsovy Bridge, was held on the drawn wings of 2 bridges: Dvortsovy and Troitsky bridger over the Neva River in the center of Saint-Petersburg:
One can see full photo report at our web-album
The winners of the competitive program are: read more...
The International festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" and St.Petersburg City Government hereby warmly invite you to become a participant of a special competition "Small movies for a big city: The best animated short film about a city and its citizens". The competitive program will be screened at open-air festival which will take place during Saint-Petersburg City Day, the annual celebrations of Saint-Petersburg anniversary at May 31st.
For the first time in its 5 years history the International festival of Animation Arts “Multivision” was held in the center of Saint-Petersburg – right on the drawn wings of bridges during the night in 2007 (watch video and tv, download the catalog). The best works of competitive program were screened on the opened leafs of the bridge. It was a great happening for all who came that night to celebrate a birthday of the city.
In 2008 the unique project called “Small movies for a big city” will be held again on a greater level with covering two main bridges of Saint-Petersburg and all nearby territories.
Thus the biggest movie theatre on Neva River with its 2 halls will draw in all favorite walking citizens’ routes and transform them into fabulous world of dreams and fantasies.
The competition in 2008 will be held in following nominations:
• “The best animated short LOVE film” prize 500 euro
• “The best animated short FAIRY TALE film” prize 500 euro
• “The best animated short WINDOW BRIDGE film” prize 1000 euro
• DEADLINE 30.04.2008
Competition in details - here
V International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" is finished sucsessfully. - 27.12.2007
The winners are:
The Jury of the Festival:
Animated film directors and artists Alexander Bubnov, Rinat Gazizov, Dmitry Vysotsky, Andrey Sicorsky, artist Irena Kuksenaite, painter and member of the New Academy of fine arts Bella Matveeva
Many thanks to all authors and studios, who have sent films to the Festival! Up to new meetings!
Plasticine Crow at the International Animation Day - 21.10.2007
A monument of the Plasticine Crow - 30.09.2007
Multivision festival is taking part in the celebration of International Animation Day - 30.09.2007
The bridge screening had a great success! - 01.06.2007
The bridge screening is today! - 26.05.2007
The International festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" announces a competition "Small movie for a big city". - 28.03.2007
The competitive program wilt be screened at open-air festival during Saint-Petersburg City Day. The City Day is the annual celebrations of Saint-Petersburg anniversary at the last weekend of May.
IV International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" took place at 2-3 December at the Rodina cinema center in St.Petersburg - 07.12.2006
Download the catalog (pdf, 600 kb) On the forth year of its existance the festival widely expanded it's international program which was very impressive this year. Instead of usual one day and night, the festival screening took 2 days to the huge public response.
Our congratulations for the winners of the competition!!!
The organizers wish to express their gratitude to everyone who participated in the festival. Your works have had a huge impact on the development of and interest in animation art in Russia. We look forward to further cooperation and invite you and your colleagues to take part in the next edition of the Multivision festival.
The festival will take place at 2-3 December at Rodina cinema center in St.Petersburg. - 28.11.2006
Multivision festival is taking part in the celebration of International Animation Day, - 26.10.2006
The 4th edition of the International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" will be held at the day and night at the 2 of December 2006 in St.Petersburg - 19.09.2006The 4th edition of the International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" will be held at the day and night at the 2 of December 2006 in St.Petersburg, Russia, in Dom Kino (Maison f the Cinema) and the cinema center "Rodina". The new works are welcomed! One can find the regulations and the entry form in "Competition". We are waiting for your animations!
The 3rd International Festival of Animation Arts Multivision is happy to announce the winners - 10.05.2006
The 3rd International Festival of Animation Arts Multivision is happy to announce the winners:
The other films from the Best 10:
“The Naughty Bear-cub”, director Nathalia Berezovaya, Russia;
“Peter and Petrusha”, director Yurii Pronin, Russia;
“Imago” - director Cedric Babouche, France;
“La gallina ciega” - director Isabel Herguera, Spain ;
« Tounneling », director Ivan Maximov, Russia;
Horror story for Niusha (Smeshariki) director Denis Chernov, Russia;
“The Big Rooster” director Serguei Gordeev, Russia;
“Zhiharka”, director Oleg Uzhinov, Russia
The Best Experimental Animation
“The Ñity”, director Peter Bronfin
The Best Animation for Children
“Zhiharka”, director Oleg Uzhinov, Russia
The Best Animation made by children
“Story on the long paper”, Japan
The Best Internet Animation
‘Strashilki” (“Children Horror Stories”), directors Dmitry Dudenkov, Yuri Alexandrov, Russia
The Best Interactive Animation
“Hotel”, director Han Hoogerbrugge, Netherlands
The Press Award
“The Big Rooster” director Serguei Gordeev, Russia
More about the event one can find at Events
The 3rd International Festival of Animation Arts "Multivision" will be taking place in St. Petersburg on April 28 2006 - 27.03.2006
The selection committee will choose new animated works for the contest program and award winners in following nominations: "The Best animated film for children", "The Best internet animation", "The Best experimental animated film". This year festival jury will select the best work in newly introduced nomination "The Best interactive animation". The critic's choice and viewer's choice awards will also be selected. Festival will also have non-contest program, which deals with any kind of animated arts: flash-art, video-art, games etc.
A new esign of our site will appear very soon!
The Children program of the 2005 Multivision International Festival of Animation Arts took place with great success at 3rd of December 2005 in the cinema center "PIK" - 05.12.2005
Evolution of Peter Sentsov. Film Company “Master-film”, director Andrey Sokolov (Russia)
The Children program of the 2005 Multivision International Festival of Animation Arts will take place in St Petersburg on 3rd of December 2005 in the cinema center "PIK" - 17.10.2005
Last year the children and the “adult” program was held at the same date, but now it is splited: we would like to pay special attention to our youngest spectators and present them their own party.
The special children jury will choose the best animation and award prize to the winner at the 3rd of December.
All the other prizes will be given by professional and press jury during the official Award ceremony at the traditional night “adult” program of the Multivision festival. The date will be announced later. Follow the news!
The 2005 Multivision International Festival of Animation Arts will take place in St Petersburg on 5 November 2005. - 01.06.2005
It will feature Artist-animators from Russia as well as other countries both near and far!
We, the organizing committee of festival as well as one the most progressive and enthusiastic audiences anywhere, impatiently await your new works for inclusion in the competitive and hors-concours programs!
Here it is possible to familiarize yourself with the conditions of the competition as well as fill in the application form.
On 20 November 2004, at the Baltiskii Dom theatre in St. Petersburg, Multivision 2004, the 2nd International Festival of Animation Art, took place to huge public response. - 25.11.2004
On the second year of its existence, the festival had considerably expanded its program including an all night marathon screening and a day time children's programme. And, for the first time, a competition was held for the best animation films in various categories.
Following are the Prize Winners:
Second Place (Three-way tie):
Best Internet Animation:
The organizers wish to express their gratitude to everyone who participated in the festival. Your works have had a huge impact on the development of and interest in animation art in Russia. We look forward to further cooperation and invite you and your colleagues to take part in Multivision 2005 – the 3rd International Festival of Animation Art.