The Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky urged the Ministry of foreign Affairs and Rossotrudnichestvo to support foreign screenings of Russian Patriotic paintings of the war. He stated this at a meeting of the Russian organizing Committee "Victory", reports TASS Thursday, April 20.
"Our military-Patriotic movie, such as "Battle for Sevastopol", "Battalion", "28 Panfilov", collects a huge Desk. This suggests that these films demand," said Medina.
The head of the Ministry added that Russia has completed the shooting of the film "Sobibor" mass escape from the Nazi death camps.
The Minister also noted that due to the activities of the Russian military-historical society abroad, has established 10 monuments to Soviet soldiers. According to him, this year will be open three more memorial.
Earlier on Thursday the Minister of culture commented on the situation surrounding the film by Alexei Uchitel "Matilda". He noted that he finds it impossible to assess not yet released the picture. Medina called discussion the Orgy of democracy.
Farewell to a former member of the Russian pop group "Ivanushki International" Oleg Yakovlev will be held July 1 in the house Troekurov Cemetery. The actor died Thursday morning of heart failure. The singer was in intensive care in serious condition with bilateral pneumonia.
American film Director Oliver stone will speak at the forum Synergy Global Forum in Moscow. In his speech, the filmmaker will talk about his experiences with Russian President Vladimir Putin and the prospects of development of relations between Russia and the United States. The forum will be held 27-28 November at the Olympics.
The former soloist of pop-group "Ivanushki International" Oleg Yakovlev, who died Thursday morning, was planning to record a new single and shoot a music video. This was stated by the member of the group Kirill Andreev. Death of singer also commented on Andrey Grigoriev-Apollo.
Russian designer Ekaterina Dobryakova presented a capsule collection of clothing. The main theme of the lineup became tropical prints. Things demonstrated presenter Helen Volatile. "If summer is not coming to your town — then you need to imagine you're in another city," said the designer.
A resident of the British city of Wolverhampton, County of West Midlands, winning a million pounds (about 77 million) in the Euromillions lottery has decided to remain a cashier in a supermarket. She earns £ 9 per hour, which is only 1.5 pounds more than the minimum salary permitted in the UK.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with former U.S. Secretary of state Henry Kissinger, who arrived in Moscow to participate in the "Primako readings". "You know that they have a long dialogue, trust," — reminded the press-Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. 93-year-old diplomat meets with Putin.