Non-commercial partnership Producers Guild of Russia was founded on September 14, 1996.

Nowadays Producers Guild of Russia unites major studios as well as multiple independent producers.
The Guild's main activities include:

An important part of the Guild's activity is taking part in various events held under the aegis of International Federation of Film Producers Associations (FIAPF). The Guild has officially been its member since 1997.  FIAPF membership allows the Guild to receive all the necessary information regarding events and tendencies in cinema industry worldwide.

Since 2009 Renat Davletyarov is the President of the Guild.