The Chairman of the state Duma Committee on culture, film Director Stanislav Govorukhin
The head of the Duma Committee on culture Stanislav Govorukhin commented on the initiative to test the film by Alexei Uchitel “Matilda” about Nicholas II and the ballerina Mathilde Kshesinskaia. He noted that such initiatives should “break the vine”. Review Govorukhin published on Thursday, November 3, on the website of the state Duma.
He noted that some deputies of the state Duma has decided to check out this movie, which is still removed. “The question is: how to check what yet,” asks Eldar.
“It is unclear why the real story of the life of Nicholas Romanov, who, incidentally, was the only heir to the throne, should cause outrage in certain circles and to flow in such checks”, — said the head of the Duma Committee.
On the eve of the Deputy of the state Duma Natalia Poklonskaya reported “RIA Novosti” that he had sent a request to Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika asking to check the film Teachers. She clarified that the request was prepared on the basis that her name received verbal and written complaints. Life reported that Poklonski asked the representatives of the public movement “the Royal cross”. They asked her to verify release of the movie “Matilda”, seeing in it an “anti-Russian and anti-religious provocation in the field of culture”.
The Teacher told TASS that the Prosecutor’s office has checked the materials of the film “Matilda”. According to him, this is not the first request and already have an official response from the Prosecutor’s office. In it, according to Teachers, it is said that in the film all within the law.