The major animated film production company SE-MA-FOR was launched in 1947 and specialized in classic puppet animation. However the company has facilities to produce various types of animations, from classic animations and puppet animation, through experimental technologies, to actor films. Recent years have brought several acclaimed short animated films, including Ichthys by Marek Skrobecki, Caracas by Anna Błaszczyk and Switee by Kamil Polak. Recent productions include: Miasto płynie by Balbina Bruszewska – an animated film with archive footage, Radostki (Joyets) by Magda Osińska, Abstrakcja by Kacper Shikieli, Powrót by Anna Błaszczyk (in co-production with Germany) and Klatka by Anna Cywińska. Currently SE-MA-FOR is working on the animated projects Zuzanna by Daria Kopiec and Zajączek Parauszek by Marek Skrobecki. SE-MA-FOR also actively participates in international co-productions; most recently in one of the biggest animation projects in Poland, Piotruś i wilk (Peter & the Wolf ) produced together with BreakThru Films. This film received an Academy Award in the short animated film category.