Art Pictures Studio is a major Russian film company working in domestic and international market over 25 years. The company was founded by Fyodor Bondarchuk and Dmitry Rudkovsky. The list of films released by Art Pictures Studio offers such smash hits THE 9th COMPANY, STALINGRAD and ATTRACTION, all directed by Fyodor Bondarchuk; DUKHLESS and DUKHLESS-2 dilogy by Roman Prygunov; HEAT by Rezo Gigineishvili; BATTALION, a war drama by Dmitry Meskhiev, to name but a few.
Early in the year 2018, a psycholological drama titled SELFIE by Nikolay Khomeriki was successfully launched in cinemas, as well as ICE, the latter movie hitting the list of top ten high-grossing films in Russian history with box office sales exceeding 1,5 billion rubles.
In the near future, the shooting of a large-scale film ATTRACTION-2 directed by Fyodor Bondarchuk, will start. This movie is a sequel of the first film in the contemporary history of Russia on invasion of aliens that generated over 1 billion rubles at the box office. Annually the company features its projects in the most prominent international movie markets: Marche du Film in Cannes, AMF in USA, TIFF in Canada, as well as in film festivals: Kinotavr, Brussels International Festival of Fantasy Films, Edinburgh International Festival, Russian Film Week in Great Britain and many others.
In the making of its projects Art Pictures Studio co-operates with the lead international and Russian companies and TV channels such as Walt Disney Studios Sony Pictures Releasing, 20th Century Fox, Universal Pictures, IMAX, VGTRK, STS, First, etc.
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Anyone but them (2018)
Ever since she was little, Nadya believed in miracles. She was dreaming of her walking out on the ice to an ovation and dancing her most beautiful dance. And now, thanks to her faith and perseverance, Nadya becomes a famous figure skater. But when her dreams of glorious victories, beautiful life and Prince Charming are about to come true, fate gives her a tough test. And to pass it, she will need to believe in a dream again - as she did in childhood. After all, maybe the victory does not always have to be glorious, and Prince Charming does not necessarily ride a white horse?..
He was his absolute copy - his gestures, body language and jokes were so similar, no one suspected the change. Bogdanov looked at the screen as if it was a mirror. The double has taken over his TV-show, held meetings with his fans, lived with his women and had drinks with his friends. Bogdanov's life and identity were erased in an instant. Popular, successful and cynical writer Bogdanov lost everything he has been working on for years building his career. As he clearly sees that the double is better and sincerer than he, he realizes the battle of his life is lost. The only one who wants to have real Bogdanov back is his daughter.
Soulless 2 (2015)
Good boy (2016)
Two days (2011)
The Inhabited Island (2009)
The Inhabited Island. Skirmish (2009)
THE HEAT (2006)
Buy me (2018). Three girls represent three stories how to change lives and what to sacrifice to become happy. Porsche, oligarchs, sex, love and dreams of a good life. Will they either succeed or break on the way and never get to climax?
Queen of Spades (2016)
Savva. Heart of the Warrior (2015)
Kikoriki: Legend of the Golden dragon (2016)
Hunting the groom (2015)
Love with challenges (2017)
Yes and yes (2015)
The 9th company (2005)
Art Pictures Studio projects are annually awarded with many awards: "Soulless" and "Soulless 2" was twice evaluated for the best male role in the film awards "Golden eagle" (2011) and "NIKA" (2016). Valeria Gaius Germanica's drama "Yes and Yes “(2014) won the prize for best Director at the Moscow International Film Festival, as well as 'NIKA" for best actress performed by Agnia Kuznetsova. Thriller "Queen of spades" by Pavel Lungin received the awards of the Golden eagle film award (2017), as well as the audience award at the Black Nights festival in Tallinn, the military drama "Battalion" - the Grand Prix of the festival "Fast lion" in South Africa, or "African Oscar". Started at the box office in early 2018, Oleg Trofim's film " Ice " has already won the audience award at the international festival in Serbia Ravno Selo Film Festival.