From the 16th of December till the 19th of December 2021 in the city of Dubai with the support of the Agency for Creative Industries, Department of entrepreneurship and innovative development of Moscow city, ROSKINO and the Russian Animated Film Association (RAFA) the first festival of animated films of the city of Moscow will be held. We are pleased to invite residents of Dubai to take part in this unique event and to get a chance to feel Russian culture.



16TH – 19TH
of December 2021
DUBAI
Alserkal, The Yard
Participation in all MAFF events is free of charge upon prior registration.
16TH – 19TH OF DECEMBER 2021
DUBAI
Alserkal, The Yard
From the 16th of December till the 19th of December 2021 in the city of Dubai with the support of the Agency for Creative Industries, Department of entrepreneurship and innovative development of Moscow city, ROSKINO and the Russian Animated Film Association (RAFA) the first festival of animated films of the city of Moscow will be held. We are pleased to invite residents of Dubai to take part in this unique event and to get a chance to feel Russian culture.

Participation in all MAFF events is free of charge upon prior registration.
List of films
Everyday open-air screenings of Russian animation films

Meetings with the film directors and producers

Mascots and animators

Various art master classes for kids

Traditional Russian food

Children's playground

Special gifts

Art photo zone

Wonderful New Year mood and much more
The MAFF program will include:
16th of December 2021
at 5 p.m – MAFF official opening
17th – 19thof December 2021
2-10 p.m.
An exclusive program of the official MAFF opening day will as well include:

Special open-air screening of The Snow Queen: Mirrorlands (in English) at 6.30 p.m

Art master class for kids from famous Moscow artist ZAK MINI MONSTER

VIP presents for each guest
Access by invitation only
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To attend the opening day, please, fill the form below. You will be included on the shortlist, and we will get back to you no later than on the 14th of December
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Festival identity – graffiti – decorations
Zak Mini Monster
ZAK MINI MONSTER (Zahar Evseev) is a street artist, illustrator, designer. Currently lives and works in Moscow, Russia. On the MAFF 2021 ZAK MINI MONSTER participated as an art director.

Zahar has created the series of unique characters that are popular in street culture both in Russia and abroad. His universe of Mini Monster characters is about the interaction of people in society. Zak expresses the idea that "little monsters" live in each of us, and we shouldn't be afraid of them. At first glance, they are toothy and evil, but inside they are just small and harmless.

Zakhar works with objects, installations, painting. To create images on canvas he uses spray paint, combining the classic technique of street art with unusual color and compositional solutions.

ZAK MINI MONSTER has collaborations with
Nike, XBOX, Pringles, Absolut, Justin Bieber.

Who we are / About organizers
Department of entrepreneurship
and innovative development
of Moscow city

https://www.mos.ru/en/
The main areas of the Department's work are support for small and mid-sized businesses in Moscow, the development of human capital, the creation and development of the innovative infrastructure of the city.

The department and its subordinate institutions provide subsidies and business advice, hold educational and exhibition events, protect the interests of the business community, help Moscow companies enter foreign markets, and develop solutions to improve the capital's business climate.
Creative Industries Agency
https://moscow-creative.ru/
Creative Industries Agency is a center for the development and support of creative business and infrastructure in Moscow.

The fundamental values are based on openness and transparency of activities, interaction with representatives of the creative industries of the capital in the formation of plans and priorities for the Agency's work.
Russian Animated Film Association (RAFA)
http://aakr.ru/en/home-page/
RAFA – is an association of 67 legal entities representing the interests of organizations that belong to animation industry in Russia.

Association is concerned with international promotion of Russian animation, with development of education in the industry, and design of domestic SW. An important aspect of RAFA work is promotion of industry's interests on all levels of state authority.

Thanks to the work of the Association, Russian animation grows quite swiftly and enters new international markets.
ROSKINO – Russian cinema worldwide
https://roskino.org/
ROSKINO is a state body representing Russian industry of audiovisual content on the international markets, a national operator for the promotion of films, series and animation as well as the creative potential of Russian talents abroad and coproduction opportunities within Russia.

ROSKINO's activities are in line with the public policy to strengthen the image of Russia in the international arena and increase the export of the creative industries.

The company helps to attract investors interested in co-production within Russia. ROSKINOS's primary aim is to develop effective systems to support Russian content in foreign countries and promote Russia as a solid partner for international cooperation and to enhance the transparency of the Russian content market.
MAFF venue
Moscow Animation Film Festival will take place at the Yard in Alserkal Avenue.

Alserkal Avenue is the main art center of the UAE, opened on the site of a former industrial zone. Today more than 40 art galleries, dance studios, trendy cafes are located on the territory of the former warehouses.
Alserkal is a socially responsible and forward-thinking arts and culture enterprise based in Dubai dedicated to developing homegrown initiatives, cultural production and events, while supporting creative minds and contemporary non-profit research.

Address: The Yard, Alserkal Avenue 17th St – Al Quoz – Dubai – UAE
https://alserkal.online/

It is a great success and honor for the organizers to host
the MAFF in the Yard, on the territory of Alserkal Avenue.
The event will take place at the heart of Dubai's cultural life.


contact us
yes@maff.moscow

+7 921 780 16 54
+971 564 22 19 23