Russia, 2009, 11mn 
Colour, animation
Derevo detstva
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Дерево детства


 Tree of Childhood

 L'Arbre de l'enfance

Directed by : Natalia MIRZOYAN (Наталья МИРЗОЯН)
Writing credits : Natalia MIRZOYAN (Наталья МИРЗОЯН)
Production design : Natalia MIRZOYAN (Наталья МИРЗОЯН)
Music : Marina LANDA (Марина ЛАНДА), Sergey_3 VASILYEV (Сергей_3 ВАСИЛЬЕВ)
Sound : Igor YAKOVEL (Игорь ЯКОВЕЛЬ)
Produced by : Ilya POPOV (Илья ПОПОВ)
Animation : Natalia MIRZOYAN (Наталья МИРЗОЯН)
Companies : Studio of Computer graphics and animation "Peterburg"

Plot synopsis
A story about growing up, in which childhood dreams – filled with fabulous fairy-tale creatures, unexplored worlds and terrible catastrophes – play an important role. When a small boy loses his favourite toy – a small teddy bear – this draws him into the inner world of his childhood. Nonetheless, he must destroy this realm if he wants to grow up.

Selected in the following festivals :
- International Film Festival Tarkovski, Ivanovo (Russia), 2011
- International Film Festival, Tbilisi (Georgia), 2010
- Berlin International Film Festival : Berlinale, Berlin (Germany), 2010
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2009
- BCF. The Big Cartoon Festival, Moscow (Russia), 2009
- Open Russian Festival of Animated Film, Suzdal (Russia), 2009
- Window to Europe Film Festival, Vyborg, Vyborg (Russia), 2009