A love story from the world of gears and bolts.
Animation, fantasy/romance, 10 min, Color, HD 720p
Distribution Certificate # 214018711 issued on December 20, 2011 (Russia).
Children under 12 allowed under parental guidance only.
Special Thanks to:
- Daniel Steamheart, Nikolay Zamkovoy and others
- Ekaterina Dementyeva for her support
Behind the Scenes
- 3rd place (Animation Student category) — My Hero International Film Festival, California (2012)
- 1st Place — Youth Film Festival, Koktebel (2011)
- Best Animated Film — Kazan Muslim Film Festival (2010)
- Video Award — Render.ru Contest, Moscow/Saint-Petersburg (2010)
News and Press Releases
- February 03, 2012
“Invention of Love” on the long list of NIKA awards in Best Animated Film nomination.
- December 20, 2011
Invention of Love gains 1,000,000 views on YouTube.
- November 24, 2011
Invention of Love screenings in Fakel cinema, Moscow, to start on November 27.
- November 02, 2011
HHG Film Company participates in Hamburg Russian-German Film Forum.
- October 12, 2011
Invention of Love on TV in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
- October 07, 2011
Invention of Love selected to compete at Golden Cheetah Film Festival, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
- September 15, 2011
Invention of Love at LikeFest, Moscow.
- September 05, 2011
Invention of Love at Zienemaan and Sterren open air film festival, Groningen, Netherlands.
- August 09, 2011
Invention of Love screenings in India.
- May 23, 2011
Invention of Love at Andrei Tarkovsky International Film Festival “Zerkalo”, Ivanovo, Russia.
- May 11, 2011
HHG Film Company at Cannes Film Festival, Invention of Love screening in Russian Pavilion.
- April 19, 2011
Invention of Love released on DVD by Artkino Film Festival.
- April 10, 2011
Invention of Love to be researched in Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
- March 07, 2011
Invention of Love in competition at St. Anna Film Festival, Moscow.
- February 09, 2011
Invention of Love inspires a composer from Argentina to create an alternative score.
- February 05, 2011
Andrey Shushkov’s Invention of Love included on History of Animation course in Columbia College Chicago.
- February 02, 2011
Invention of Love and Lofty Senses back to big screen.
- January 19, 2011
“In Arms” music video for David’s Lyre band, UK, from HHG Film Company and Andrey Shushkov. Guardian: “beautifully animated video”.
- December 08, 2010
Invention of Love from HHG Film Company to open a new theater in St. Petersburg.
- December 02, 2010
Andrey Shushkov’s Invention of Love at Multivision Film Festival.
- October 08, 2010
Invention of Love by Andrey Shushkov in competition at VGIK International Film Festival.
- October 07, 2010
Invention of Love, Afterlife and Lofty Senses at Kinozrenie Festival in Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia.
- September 09, 2010
Invention of Love in animation competition at Artkino Film Festival.
- August 26, 2010
HHG Film Company celebrates the Day of Russian Cinema by Invention of Love internet release. Download from HHG.ru.
- August 25, 2010
HHG Film Company presents Invention of Love, a new animated film.