the organization of the “Christian state of Holy Russia” were sent to Directors of theaters of the letter with requirements to refuse rental of the film “Matilda” directed by Alexei Uchitel. About it reports “Interfax” on Tuesday, January 31
“If we see the movie “Matilda”, the cinemas will burn, maybe even people will get hurt. Formally notify: any banner, poster, leaflet with information about the movie will be considered as a desire to humiliate the saints of the Church and a provocation to the “Russian Maidan”,” the text of the letter to NTV.
Deputy Chairman of the Synodal Department of the Moscow Patriarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church, Vakhtang Kipshidze, said that the organization “Christian state Holy Russia” has nothing to do with the Church.
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on January 30, the Deputy of the state Duma Natalia Poklonskaya has asked the Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika to re-check the movie Teachers. She urged law enforcement agencies to read the script of the film and inspect the spending of budget funds allocated by the cinema Fund for its creation.
the same day, Konstantin Sevenard, a great-grandson of Matilda Kshesinskaya, which is described in the film Teachers, said in an interview kp.ru that ballerina and Nicholas II in 1911, a daughter. “Nicholas II was close with Mathilde Kschessinska is a well — known proven fact”, — said Sevenard.
24 January, the head of the Public Council under the Ministry of culture of Russia Pavel Pozhigajlo announced that the organization has received 20 thousand signatures under the demand to ban the screening of “Matilda”.
the buzz around the upcoming film has raised public movement “the Royal cross”. Activists accused the authors of anti-Russian and anti-religious provocations.
the Premiere of the film the Teacher is scheduled for October 2017. The film tells about the relationship of crown Prince Nicholas (future Emperor Nicholas II) and ballerina Matilda Kshesinskaya.