Chairman of the public Council under the Ministry of culture of Russia Pavel Pozhigajlo has estimated the chances of the film "Matilda" by Alexei Uchitel to win the award "Oscar" as very high. On Friday, August 11, writes RIA Novosti.
"I think "Matilda" has all the chances to receive "Oscar", as the film pours dirt on Russian history, and films that do, tend to win. "Burnt by the sun" Mikhalkov therefore, and took the award, as put Stalin the tyrant", said Pozhigailo.
However, following this Pozhigailo compared dedicated to the Roman Emperor Nicholas II and the ballerina Matilda Kschessinska film Teacher with the classics of the erotic "Emmanuelle". He also called the shame of the hypothetical victory of "Matilda" on the award "Oscar": "How can we not ashamed at all to send it".
10 Aug Alexey Uchitel has told about the plans to participate with "Matilda" in the selection of the film that will represent Russia in the category "Best foreign language film" award "Oscar" for 2017. The picture is nominated by the country for this award, calls a special Oscar Committee, but the Declaration of the applicant takes place in autumn. Then the members of the American Academy choose first a long-list of nine paintings, and then announce the five nominees for the award.
"Matilda" will be released in wide release on October 25. Her release became the object of criticism on the part of such politicians as Duma Deputy Natalia Poklonskaya, the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov and Deputy Chairman of the government of Dagestan Anatoly Caribbean. They believe that the film denigrates the memory of Nicholas II, canonized Russian Orthodox Church to the ranks of the martyrs, and thus offends the feelings of believers.
Parents who joined Islamist groups, brought from all regions of the country — especially from Chechnya and Dagestan — about 350 children, said the Ombudsman under the RF President on the rights of the child Anna Kuznetsova. So, the lists from Dagestan has over 200 names, and this is only the official data.
Unidentified hackers leaking intimate photos of American actress Anne Hathaway. In some photos it is embodied in society naked man, presumably her husband, actor Adam Shulman. Apparently, the pictures were taken during rest and joint campaigns in a bath.
British and German scientists have decided, in their opinion, the problem glasses. Nobel prize winner Philip Anderson called this problem, actual for the last more than 50 years, "the deepest problem of solid state physics". A study published in the journal Physical Review X.