To issue or refuse to issue a distribution certificate to the film “Matilda” by Alexei Uchitel, will decide only after the film Studio “ROCK,” which is engaged in the production of the tape, to apply for it to the Ministry of culture. This was reported “Interfax” in the Ministry.
According to the interlocutor of the Agency, a promotional video of the film “is not a basis for decision-making”. At the moment the picture is under production.
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 movie “Matilda”. According to the Deputy, the request was prepared based on the received in her name to oral and written complaints.
According to Life, Polonskaya appealed to the representatives of the public movement “the Royal cross”, which I saw in the film about the relationship of Nicholas II and Kschessinska “anti-Russian and anti-religious provocation in the field of culture”. Then the Deputy said that if the signs of abuse of religious feelings of Orthodox believers are set, the film will not go in the car.
Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov said about the lack of position on this occasion, since the film is not ready yet. “We are not able to voice the Kremlin’s position, because there is no film. He’s not ready. So we, unfortunately, do not have such possibility — to form a position”, — said Peskov.
The Director of the film Alexey Uchitel has told TASS that the Prosecutor’s office has checked the materials of the film “Matilda”. “This is not the first request already has an official response of the Prosecutor’s office, which says that in the film all within the law. But, apparently, nobody knows about this answer,” — said the Director.