Fantastic Journey to Oz

animation Adventure All Family 2D 3D 0+
Urfin, a troubled carpenter, discovers a magical powder that brings his creations to life. With an army of wooden soldiers, he conquers the Emerald City. Ellie and her friends – the Scarecrow, Tin Man and the now-brave Lion – come to the rescue of the city dwellers
Fantastic Journey to Oz is directed by Vladimir Toropchin (Ilya Muromets i Solovey Razboynik, Ivan Tsarevich i Seryy Volk), written by Alexandr Boyarsky (The Pooches, Ivan Tsarevich i Seryy Volk, Tri Bogatyrya na dalnikh beregakh, Krepost’, Karlik Nos), and produced by Anton Zlatopolsky (The Flight Crew, Legend № 17, Stalingrad), Sergey Selyanov (Sheep and Wolves, Try bogatirya. Hod konem, Krepost'), Alexander Boyarsky.
The music is written by Michael Chertischev (Ivan Tsarevich i Seryy Volk 2, Tri Bogatyrya na dalnikh beregakh, Krepost

For a full-length animated feature film it is highly important to create a simple family story to strike a chord with audience all over the world. In this field innovative technologies just help us to meet creative challenges and make the film more exciting and spectacular for the audience. The movie tells us about simple morality and values close to everyone», - said Konstantin Bronzit, the Academy Awards nominee (‘We Can’t Live Without Cosmos’) and Fantastic Journey to Oz creative producer.

The Wizart distribution is handling international sales for the feature. The distribution rights for Middle East countries went to Shooting Stars. BestFilm has picked up Fantastic Journey to Oz for the release in Baltic States.

This fall the exhibition rights for Fantastic Journey to Oz were sold to Baltics, Bulgaria, Australia, United Arab Emirates, South Korea. Zylo, a French distributor, has acquired the rights for the animated movie Fantastic Journey to Oz to provide the Home Entertainment release in France, Belgium, Switzerland, Monaco, Andorra and Luxembourg.

Melnitsa animation

Melnitsa Animation Studio is one of the largest animation studios in Russia. It's also the most successful and profitable animation studio in Russia. Besides its animation projects, Melnitsa also produces digital special effects for both animation projects and live-action films.

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.