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Animated Films by HSE Students to Be Shown on ‘Culture’ Channel

Animated Films by HSE Students to Be Shown on ‘Culture’ Channel


On the 250th anniversary of the birth of Russian writer Ivan Krylov, third-year students of the programme ‘Animation and illustration’ (supervised by Elena Kitaeva) of HSE School of Art and Design revamped and gave new meanings and forms to the works of the writer. They prepared 10 short animated films based on his fables that will be aired on the TV channel ‘Culture’ (‘Kultura’) throughout the week.

Elena Kitaeva, curator of the project and lecturer in the ‘Animation and Illustration’ programme says, ‘I was very pleased to see that the fables of the great Krylov prompted some very creative reinterpretations by our students. The films turned out to be bright, bold, and stylistically diverse. It's nice that each of the students created a film that shows their own original artistic approach.’

The following films created by HSE students are part of the project:

"The Wolf and the Cat" (Sofya Eremina)

"The Elephant and the Pug" (Christina Olshtynskaya)

"Sheep and Dogs" (Natalia Novikova)

"Monkey and Glasses" (Emma Nizamova)

"The Pike" (Vladimir Rastrigin)

"The Swan, the Pike and the Crawfish" (Vladimir Rastrigin)

"The Cuckoo and the Eagle" (Anna Strelkova)

"The Cuckoo and the Cock" (Anna Strelkova)

"The Division" (Diana Shaymardanova)

"The Lion" (Diana Shaymardanova)



09:55:20. "The Wolf and the Cat". "The Cuckoo and the Eagle"

13:33:32. "The Swan, the Pike and the Crawfish". "Sheep and Dogs"

14:55:22. "Monkey and Glasses". "The Lion"

15:37:00. "The Cuckoo and the Cock". "The Division"

17:27:27. "The Elephant and the Pug". "The Pike"

20:29:30. "The Swan, the Pike and the Crawfish". "Sheep and Dogs"


10:46:04. "The Cuckoo and the Cock". "The Division"

13:15:34. "The Wolf and the Cat". "The Cuckoo and the Eagle"

13:47:04. "The Elephant and the Pug". "The Pike"

17:51:48. "The Swan, the Pike and the Crawfish". "Sheep and Dogs"


09:54:48. "Monkey and Glasses". "The Lion"

11:04:33. "The Elephant and the Pug". "The Pike"

13:42:21. "The Wolf and the Cat". "The Cuckoo and the Eagle"

14:56:20. "The Swan, the Pike and the Crawfish". "Sheep and Dogs"

17:36:47. "The Cuckoo and the Cock". "The Division"

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