Melnitsa Animation Studio


Phone: +7 (495) 684-42-39



Technique: 2D, 3D animation


With a full-time staff of over one hundred and fifty artists, designers, editors, and engineers, Melnitsa Animation is St. Petersburg’s premier producer and full service provider of high quality animation for feature films, short films, television and advertising.

Melnitsa produces every aspect of animation production in-house: storyboards, character design, background design and production, 2-D animation, 3-D animation, line tests, clean-up, ink and paint, compositing, editing, and titles.

Melnitsa’s sound division, Midi Cinema, handles all aspects of sound production form recording, design and editing to Dolby Digital surround sound mixing, Russian language dubbing, and music composition.

With our strategic partner 1C Games in Moscow, Melnitsa als produces computer games based on our animated features and the feature films of our partner, the CTB Film Company of St. Petersburg, one of Russia’s most successful live-action film producers.

High quality work, on-time delivery, affordable prices, and the convenient location of St. Petersburg make Melnitsa a sensible choice for your animation production or co-production needs. Feel free to contact us to discuss your projects and we will be happy to answer your question and supply you with a detailed quote.


Audience: ages 2–4 years
On the air since 2006
526 6-minute episodes
9+ billion views on YouTube

Audience: ages 4–8 years
On the air since 2011
192 6-minute episodes
6.2 billion views on YouTube

Audience: ages 4–9 years
On the air since 2018
26 6-minute episodes
302 million views on YouTube