HOFFMANIADA

ГОФМАНИАДА

By Stanislav SOKOLOV

SOYUZMULTFILM ANIMATION STUDIO - as PROD

Children's - Completed 2018

The screenplay is based on E. T. A. Hoffmann’s novels «The Sandman», «Little Zaches, Great Zinnober», and «The Golden Pot».

Classical 3D stop-motion animation and modern special effects ensure a unique fabulous atmosphere corresponding to the spirit of E.T. A. Hoffmann.

Festivals
& Awards

Berlin European Film Market (EFM) 2018
Fest. Animation Annecy - MIFA 2018
Official Selection
    • Year of production
    • 2018
    • Genres
    • Children's, Fantasy, Animation
    • Countries
    • RUSSIA
    • Languages
    • RUSSIAN
    • Duration
    • 72 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Stanislav SOKOLOV
    • Producer(s)
    • Yuliana SLASHCHEVA, Boris MASHKOVTSEV, Nikolay MAKOVSKIY, Sergey STRUSOVSKIY
    • Synopsis
    • The characters of «Hoffmaniada»get into incredible
      and fantastic situations. A young lawyer, musician
      and writer Ernst is subjected to witchcraft
      of an old tradeswoman, charlatan Coppelius
      and the watchmaker Paulmann. They intrigue
      against Ernst while a wise Archivarius
      Lindhorst patronizes Ernst and his literary
      character, a student Anselmus. Turning into
      the Fire Salamander he opposes insidious
      plans. In the final Anselmuswith his sweetheart
      Serpentinaput themselves into Atlantis,
      the land of Anselmus’ dreams!