The mission of the RAFA is to protect the interests of the professional community, as well as to provide conditions for the comprehensive development of Russian animation, as is an independent art form that contributes greatly to the world’s cultural heritage and playing an important role in the search for new ways of artistic expression. The language of animated films allows to revise the usual understanding of the world, completely changing its laws, but not distorting reality. New generations grow and learn on animated films, that makes the quality of such content vastly important. The RAFA develop and support all animation genres as the major component of  family and children’s culture. It has both national and international significance, as a means of strengthening the relationship and mutual understanding between people.