Specialists from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) conducted a survey of Russians to find out what the country’s residents watch more often, films or TV series. According to the survey, 44 per cent of respondents do not have enough time to watch long films or TV series, although 45 per cent think otherwise.
The Russian animated film “Secret Magic Control Agency”, directed by Aleksey Tsitsilin based on the fairy tale of the Brothers Grimm, took second place in the United States and the world in the first weekend after its release on Netflix online platform and even became a leader in some countries, TASS reports with reference to
The Batman sign and the title of the film about all superheroes, “Justice League”, appeared over the building of the Radisson hotel in Moscow and St. Isaac’s Cathedral in St. Petersburg. With this mystical message, they wanted to remind about the release of the director’s version of Zack Snyder’s blockbuster. According to Moscow24, the “Justice
Almost three thousand Russian girls took part in the casting announced by Channel One for the lead role in the first feature film to be shot in space, TASS reports with reference to the channel’s general director Konstantin Ernst. It is noted that about three thousand girls have already taken part in the casting.
A special commission to support film production has been created in the Nizhny Novgorod region, regional Ministry of Culture reports on its Instagram-Page. The commission will help film and TV series companies select locations, obtain permits, and recruit local specialists. It is specified that such commissions have already been opened in the Kaliningrad, Ulyanovsk,
The Russian film “The Little Humpbacked Horse” collected 426 million rubles in 5 days and yesterday crossed the 500 million mark. Cinemas in Russia and the CIS countries earned about 308 million rubles on February 22nd. According to the Unified Federal Automated Information System, 31,502 sessions were attended by 1,109,720 people, kinobusiness.com reports. It is
From January 26 to 28, 2021, at the initiative of the Moscow Victory Museum, an action was held, within which free film screenings were held at almost a thousand venues in 82 Russian regions, dedicated to the 77th anniversary of the lifting of the blockade of Leningrad, the press service of the museum reports. It is
In 2021, the “Gorky Fest” Russian traditional film festival will take place in Nizhny Novgorod, NewsNN reports. The governor of the region, Gleb Nikitin, met with the organizers and discussed the upcoming event. After a meeting with the president of the festival, Russian actor Mikhail Porechenkov, and general producer, Oksana Mikheeva, Nikitin found out
The film “Dear comrades!” directed by Andrey Konchalovsky was included in the list of 93 films, nominated for Oscar in the ‘International Feature Film’ category, RBC reports with reference to the award official website. It is specified that out of 93 films, 15 films will be shortlisted. Their names will be announced on February 9,
A division of Walt Disney in Germany has bought the rights to show Russian TV series “Dead Mountain. The Dyatlov Pass Incident”, according to the press service of the ‘1-2-3 Production‘ film company. It is noted that the series produced by the ‘1-2-3 Production’ company tells about the events of the winter of 1959 when
The best film in 2020 according to the Golden Eagle national cinematic award was the film “The Siege Diary” directed by Andrey Zaitsev, TASS reports. The award ceremony was held on January 22, 2021, at the Mosfilm studio. It is specified that the film received a statuette for the best script, which was written based
The popular Soviet animated series “Well, Just You Wait!” will be dubbed into the Chechen language in 2021, TASS reports with reference to the Head of the State Administration for the Cinematography of Chechnya Zaurbek Zaurbekov. It is noted that the Chechen language is listed in the ‘UNESCO Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger’.
The film “The Last Warrior: The Root of Evil” has collected more than 1 billion rubles since its release on wide screens in Russia, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the Unified Automated Information System for Information on Screenings of Films in Cinemas. The film was released on January 1, 2021. The