Cartoon «Hurvinek. Magic game» entered the competition «Window to Europe»

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The premiere of the animated 3D film «Hurvinek. Magic game» will go through the competitive program «co-production. Window of the world» XXVI festival of Russian cinema «Window to Europe» which will pass in Vyborg from 10 to 16 August, reported the press service of the project.

The film is jointly produced by the Gorky film Studio, Studio Kinoatis, Czech Rolling Pictures, and Belgian Grid Animation. The producers of the project from the Russian side — Vadim Sotskov and Sergei Zernov.

Hurvinek — puppet character created by Czech artist Josef Miser and the puppet master Gustav Nosikom in 1926. In 1950-e years became popular in the Soviet Union as a hero of cartoons was one of the characters in the stories and comics in the magazine «Funny pictures».

«Animation «Hurvinek. Magic game» will interest those viewers who go to the cinema for a thrilling adventure story, and those who want to meet or to meet again with such a character as Hurvinek. The older generation remembers the hero of the magazines «Murzilka» and «Fun», and a young audience might recognize in this curious boy himself. For the film Studio. Gorky this project is an opportunity to introduce children to the cultural past on a fascinating journey through a familiar world — the world of the computer game», — quotes the press service quoted the General Director of the Gorky film Studio Zernov.

In the film, a ten year old boy Hurvinek from Czech Republic wants only one thing — to complete the last level incredibly complex computer games. Then his name will be in the coveted Hall of fame, the boy will get off from the attacks of the school bullies, and his father will be proud. But winning in a virtual game is only the beginning to an adventurous Hurvínek, his faithful dog and their imperturbable neighbor, red-haired Maya in a long-forgotten world of ancient city Museum of toys.

According to the Director of Inna Evlannikova, film teaches patience and understanding between children and parents. He talks about the problems that are relevant in many families — about computer addiction child and adult excessive employment at work.

In the Russian version of the main characters was voiced by young actor Alexander Trachevsky, Mikhail Efremov, Konstantin Raikin, Yuri Stoyanov, Olesya Zheleznyak, Olga Tomycine, Anna Ardova and others.

«In August 2017 in the Czech Republic came out the local version of the film, which had a major box office success in legallybuy segment releases with total charges of more than 1 million dollars», — said the press service.

In the Russian hire the picture will start from November 29, 2018.