China, Russia to boost cooperation in movie production, screenings

BEIJING, September 5. /TASS/. Moscow’s experience working with China in the filmmaking sphere will serve as the basis for the future joint efforts that are planned to make more movies and organize their screenings, Deputy Director General of the Moskino Company Yulia Bragina told TASS.

Russian Film Festival kicks off in Beijing

BEIJING, August 29. /TASS/. The opening ceremony for the Russian Film Festival was held in Beijing.

Russian documentary gets award of Ischia Film Festival in Italy

MOSCOW, July 2. /TASS/. "The Voices of the Arctic" documentary of Russian director Ivan Vdovin got an award of "the best film in the Location Denied" section of the Ischia Film Festival that ended in Italy on Saturday, the film director told TASS.

Russian film industry ready to boost ties with Iran, filmmakers association says

TASS, June 21. Russian filmmakers are ready to foster cooperation with their Iranian partners, Yury Kolosov, the head of the international relations department at the Russian filmmakers association, said in an interview with IRNA.

International Tchaikovsky Competition kicks off in Moscow

MOSCOW, June 20. /TASS/. The opening ceremony of the 17th International Tchaikovsky Competition took place at the Moscow Conservatory, a TASS correspondent reported.

Imperial Russian Ballet company will present Swan Lake in Hainan on June 2-3

HAIKOU /China/, May 25. /TASS/. The Imperial Russian Ballet company will perform its classic production of Swan Lake in China's Hainan on June 2-3.

Cheburashka, Vyzov among 2023’s top movies at international box office

MOSCOW, May 12. /TASS/. Dmitry Dyachenko’s "Cheburashka," a Russian family comedy, sits at No. 20 in a ranking of this year’s top movies at the worldwide box office compiled by The Numbers.

Klim Shipenko’s space drama, "Vyzov" ("Challenge"), coming in at No. 49, finishes off the list.

Icebreaker Festival wraps up in St Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, May 3. /TASS/. The Icebreaker Festival, which opened the summer tourist season in St. Petersburg, wrapped up on Monday, TASS correspondent reported from the site. About 30,000 guests attended the festival.

Russia's landmark space movie opens in UAE

DUBAI, April 28. /TASS/. Russia’s Challenge motion picture which was partially filmed onboard the International Space Station (ISS) has opened in the United Arab Emirates, a TASS correspondent reports.

Russia, China have big plans for cooperation in film screenings — expert

BEIJING, April 24. /TASS/. Russia and China are interested in organizing mutual movie screenings and have vast plans to promote cooperation in this sphere, Deputy CEO of Moskino movie theater chain in Moscow Yulia Bragina told TASS.