The Moscow Times newspaper invites everyone to the biggest, most diverse, longest and most entertaining Big Cartoon Festival, to be held in Moscow from October 28 to November 8.
The Big Cartoon Festival is 50 programs, 300 cartoons from 23 countries, 11 cinema screens and 12 days of nonstop animation. It includes the newest films completed just prior to the festival, recently discovered, never-before-seen animated pictures from the early 20th century, short 15-second clips and feature length cartoons, as well as exhibitions and master classes by Russian and foreign stars of animation.
For the second year running, the Big Cartoon Festival is open to children who are participants of The Moscow Times' Create Yourself charitable program. This year, 645 children will be able to take part in the festival.