Kikoriki animation project turns 16

The series is unlike anything else, with no counterparts in Russian or international animation, and the Kikoriki characters have remained incredibly popular around the world, winning the hearts of both children and adults.


‘Kikoriki. Déjà Vu’ to be shown in Turkey

The film will be on screens starting 31 May.


Yulia Nikolayeva named new Kikoriki producer

Yulia Nikolayeva, executive director of 4Screens, part of the Riki Group, has been appointed producer of the animated series Kikoriki.


Riki Group animation brands to be presented at Multimir pitch session

The business programme of the Multimir-2019 festival will take place 30 May in Moscow, with participation by Riki Group director for international marketing, Valeria Korotina.


‘Kikoriki. Déjà vu’ and ‘BabyRiki’ finalists for TEFI-KIDS 2019

The finalists have been chosen for the national Russian television prize for best television programme for children, TEFI-KIDS 2019.


BabyRiki wishes the Presidential Library a happy 10th birthday

On 23 May a Multimedia Children’s Creativity Festival was held at the Presidential Library to mark that institution’s 10th anniversary.


Ilya Popov meets with participants at Russia Abroad forum

On 19 May a meeting with Ilya Popov was held


Riki Group projects nominated for the Multimir prize

Voting for the prize nominees lasts through the end of 29 May.


First teaser for ‘My Friend Finnick’ feature-length animated film presented at Cannes film market

The Riki Group traditionally participates in the Cannes film market, Marché du Film, which began this year on 14 May.


‘Five Minutes to Sea’ receives Animayo prize

The winner of the Animayo grand jury prize can bypass the preliminary steps usually required by the Academy to be considered by the Oscars committee for the Best Short Film (Animated) category.


Kikoriki’s first Comic-Con!

You have never seen Kikoriki this way.


The Fixies and Kikoriki release new animated films about forest fires

These special features will tell children about wildfires and about how to behave in emergencies.


KIKORIKI Live channel receives a silver play YouTube button!

This is the sixth YouTube award 4Screens has received so far.


Smart Masha hosts first tour for children: ‘You’re the editor in chief!’

Participants tried their hand at the publishing business and created their own mini-issue of Kikoriki magazine.


Riki Group films included in Russian screening schedule at 41st Moscow International Film Festival

Animated films by the Riki Group will be on the New Russian Animation programme of films screened at the 41st Moscow International Film Festival.


Kikoriki to talk finance in all regions of Russia

The project was developed by the Riki Group with support from, and at the initiative of, the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation and the World Bank.


Riki Group speakers to present at Childhood Education As a Business conference

Masha Kornilova and Alexandra Artemyeva will discuss how to create a strong children’s brand and make it international.


BabyRiki brand on display at Toy & Hobby Fair in Guangzhou

The Toy & Hobby Fair, an international professional exhibition of toys and products for hobbies and creative pursuits, was held in Guangzhou from 8 to 10 April 2019.