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China and Russia have outlined extensive cooperation in the animation industry

Yesterday, in the city of Hangzhou, the administrative center of Zhejiang Province (East China), the 10 Chinese International Animation Festival completed its work. A Russian delegation took part in its work, consisting of more than 30 representatives of 20 from domestic animation studios, production centers, distribution companies, including Animaccord, Bazelevs, Mill, Riki, etc., the Xinhua news agency reported.

China and Russia have a rich historical and cultural heritage. The friendly relations between the two countries and the common desire for the development of the cultural industry have laid a favorable basis for the intensification of cooperation between the two sides in the animation industry, "said Liu Changzheng, the deputy chairman of the festival organizing committee. A new impetus to bilateral contacts in the humanitarian sphere, he added.

"After becoming acquainted with the products of the Russian animation, I can say that they were made very interestingly and efficiently," confessed Liu Changzheng. In his opinion, Russian animation has a great sense of humor and unusual imagination, inheriting the country's wonderful traditions in the field of literature and art. "I admire the high quality and originality of the products of Russian animation," he concluded.

After the familiar to the Chinese Soviet animated series "Well, wait a minute!", In 2011, for the first time Chinese viewers were able to watch the Russian animated series "Smeshariki" on Central Television. Three years later, Russia became a special guest at the International Comic & Animation Festival in China.

Ilya Popov, a member of the government council for cinematography of the Russian Federation, president of the Association of Animated Film of Russia, said that Russian animation is interested in cooperation with China. “We have many author teams that can create interesting projects, but there are no opportunities for expanding our production and middle-level specialists. And the Chinese have a developed industrial base, but there are no such author teams. Therefore, we could combine efforts and establish joint cooperation” - he explained.

10-th Chinese International Animation Festival worked 28 April-3 May in Hangzhou. According to the organizing committee, 602 Chinese and foreign enterprises and organizations from 74 countries and regions of the world took part in the festival, deals worth 13,86 billion yuan / 2,25 billion US dollars were concluded