The first thunder

2017, Russia
5 min., col., OV – Russian
Cartoon (watercolor)

Director, production design Anastasia Melikhova
Scriptwriter Nadezhda Kozhushannaya
Music A.K. Lyadov, “Kikimora”
Sound Nadezhda Shestakova
Animation Anna Budanova, Vera Podzeeva, Anastasia Melikhova
Producer Valentina Khizhnyakova, Irina Volodina
Production Ural-Cinema Studio

A musical fantasy about waking up after the winter slumber, about leaving one’s own little world
and getting out into the beautiful world full of adventures.

  • Prize for best debut film, 6th place by professionals’ choice, Open Russian animated film festival-2018