3Bohemians is a production company focused on 3D animated projects for advertisements, shorts, serials and feature films. It draws on the expertise and experience of a professional team of character animators (3D) which it provides with artistic and managerial leadership in development and production.
Focus: 3D character animation
The studio’s beginnings date from 1990, when a group of professionals from the former Krátký film decided to shoot a puppet film produced by themselves. It produces a wide range of work – from authorial films and projects to adverts that often require the latest technologies and processes.
Focus: puppet and modelling clay animation, 2D and 3D animation, puppeteering
Since 2008 Anomalia’s programme has been providing professional education in modern animation with input from professionals from world-class studios such as Pixar, DreamWorks and Valve. It aims to boost the practical skills of graduates and professionals in 3D animation, storytelling and the technical professions. Anomalia is organised by 3Bohemians.
The KLUCIvespolek studio was established in 2005. It specialises in digital cutout animation, which it combines with numerous other animation techniques. It focuses on presentation videos and motion design.
Zaměření: digital 2D animation
MAUR film, established in 2003, is systematically focused on animation. It is also oriented toward international projects – feature films and documentaries – that are not directly connected with animation.
Focus: production of animation and live action films
Jakub Halousek, Radim Procházka
Studio Anima has been building on the traditions of the Czech classic animation school since 1991. It provides complete visual production – scenery construction, production of puppets, editing and post-production. Many animators have launched their careers with the firm.
Focus: puppet animation
Eallin Motion Art
Lukáš Skalník, Martin Hovorka
Since 1999 Eallin has been primarily focused on searching out talented directors and the latest technologies in the animation field. It has been involved in numerous television jingles, adverts and music videos and is increasingly focused on post-production. Eallin has offices in Prague, Bratislava and Tokyo.
Focus: CGI animation, VFX
RollingPictures was set up in 1994 with the aim of providing high-quality services in the advertising and film production fields. From the start it has placed an emphasis on a professional approach and the creation of a stable creative team.
Focus: production of animated and live action films
QQ Studio Ostrava has been active as a post-production studio since 1992. It also specialises in the production of documentary films, television magazine shows, adverts, time-lapse films and music videos.
Focus: visualisation,3D animation, special effects, drawn, moulding clay, puppet and cutout animation
Studio ZVON builds on the work of Aurel Klimt, who previously worked at the Jiří Trnka Studio. It is involved in the complete production of both authorial and outsourcing projects in all stop motion animation techniques and puppet theatre.
Focus: stop motion animation and illusive performance
Founded with an idea of producing independent and non-commercial works. Since 1992 ATHANOR has produced or co-produced especially Jan Švankmajer`s films and exhibitions, but the company is also open to other filmmakers. The company`s studios are located in Knovíz (a village 25 km northwest of Prague). The studios have their own technical equipment, ensuring that they are self-sufficient except for laboratories and film sound system. This is one of factors which guarantees its independence.
Petr Babinec, Libor Nemeškal
A creative production company Kouzelná animace (Magical Animation in translation) was established in 2011 with a main goal to provide exceptional services both in commercial and non-commercial audiovisual production. Studio is based in Moravian regional city Zlín and builds on a rich tradition of Zlín animation.Focus: digital 2D animation, cartoon animation, 3D animation, visual effects and postproduction