The film "The story of the past years 3" (the National Film Studio "Belarusfilm") got the Grand Prix of the XII International Festival of Animation Films "Animayovka-2009" - "Crystal Pencil" and a valuable present. The directors of the film are Igor Volchek, Alexander Lenkin, and Natalie Hatkevich. The information is provided by Mogilev State Enterprise "Kinovideoprokat".
September, 24-26 Mogilev(the Republicof Belarus) held the XII International Festival of Animation Films "Animayovka-2009". The festival has become a good tradition and public recognition has proved it. Every year the festival introduces the viewers with the best cartoons.
This year the festival was presented by 91 films (24 film studios) from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Georgia, Poland, Azerbaijan, Iran, China, Armenia, Germany, and France. The films of the festival are to meet high quality standards which are constantly growing. This year 41 cartoons (six competitive programs) took part in the contest. 6 of them were produced in Belarus, and two of 6 were in Belarusian.
The film "About friendship, Sharik and a flying saucer" (the director of the film is Alexander Lenkin, the National Film Studio "Belarusfilm") won the sympathy of viewers.