Russian Studio Title: Киевнаучфильм
In English, Kiev Science Films. This was a film studio in the former Soviet Union located in Kiev, Ukrainian SSR. This government-owned studio was tasked with the production of popular science films and documentaries covering a broad range of topics. In addition it released 342 animated films, a large number of which are still popular today, such as a series about Zaporizhian Cossacks (directed by Vladimir Dakhno), Adventures of Captain Vrungel series, Doctor Aybolit, and a version of Treasure Island (all three directed by David Cherkasky).
Kievnauchfilm was based in Kiev, Ukraine.