Visiting the program, film director Vladimir Grammatikov and director of the children's newsreel "Yeralash" Boris Grachevsky.
A collective discussion is devoted to the state of children's cinema in Russia.
Is there a children's cinema today?
Is he alive?
Does he have a future and, if so, which ways should be sought for further development?
How should the children's cinema become to compete successfully with the flow of foreign cartoons and television series, teach children the right principles of life and keep pace with the times?
The program includes excerpts from the films "Timur and his team" (1940, directed by AE Razumny), "Morozko" (1964, directed by AA Row), "Rodnya" (1981, directed by Nikolai Mikhalkov) "The most beautiful" (1951, directed by L. Visconti di Modronet), "The Mustached Nanny" (1977, directed by VA Grammatikov), "I am a soldier, my mother" (1966, directed by M. Zakharias) "Welcome, or unauthorized entry is forbidden" (1964, director EG Klimov), as well as fragments of issues of the Yeralash newsreel.
Grachevsky B.Yu. - Russian film director, screenwriter, artistic director of children's newsreel "Yeralash", Honored Artist of Russia. Grammatikov V.A. - Russian actor, film director, screenwriter, producer, Honored Artist of Russia.