The movie “Matilda”, about the story: why is banned in Russia, the news today

The movie “Matilda” before the premiere managed to make a lot of noise because of the controversial component. For this reason, it is not surprising that a huge number of Russians are trying to understand about this picture and why the rush acquired a scandalous shades. Will try in General to look over the current situation with the scandal around the “Matilda”.

Painting by Alexei Uchitel “Matilda” about the affair of Emperor Nicholas II and the ballerina Matilda Kschessinska provoked a public response before the release. With sharp criticism of the film and demand its ban was made by the Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee for security and combating corruption Natalia Poklonskaya (“United Russia”). Against Poklonskaya statements were made by the Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky, who approached police with a call to stop pressure on the state and the movie business. In addition, some of the major theaters refused to show a picture of yourself at the cinemas in connection with recent security threats.

A documentary about the life of the ballerina Matilda Kschessinska for several years is in the public domain on YouTube, and its content is not cause any issues.

About this informed the head of the State Duma Committee on labor, social policy and veterans ‘ Affairs Yaroslav Nilov (LDPR).

“I pay attention that in YouTube you can find the movie “Mathilde Kschessinska”, which is already several years old. This is a documentary, there all is told what we can see in the artistic performance of the film “Matilda”, – said Nilov.

The MP said that the faction of the liberal democratic party condemns any illegal manifestation of on the film by Alexei Uchitel “Matilda”, which will be released on October 25.

“On the one hand, it is good that in the society there is an active discussion and there are different points of view, but when the plane of discussion, that goes to illegal actions, or radicalism, it’s scary, dangerous and unacceptable,” – said Nilov.

The Deputy said he did not understand why he or any other people who want to watch this movie, forbid it.

“I’ll see and maybe he will tough critic of this picture, but I in any case should not tell people what to watch a movie not necessary. There is a distribution certificate, have shot film, experts have looked at and evaluated. So you want to – look, do not want – do not look,” said the head of the Committee.