Zvyagintsev: controversy surrounding the film «Dislike» shows that it works

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in Photobacterium Andrey Zvyagintsev. Archival photoZvyagintsev: controversy surrounding the film «Dislike» shows that it works© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

Andrey Zvyagintsev, the film «Dislike», which won the jury prize at the Cannes film festival, said, «storm of indignation» in social networks around his paintings suggests that she is «working».

The film «Dislike» Zvyagintsev and producer Andrew Rodnyansky presented in a special screening at the film festival «Kinotavr», held in Sochi from 7 to 14 June.

«I have many people write good texts, but I heard that a storm of indignation grows in Facebook between those who love painting and those who had not accepted it. But I’m not midst a Facebook person, I’m sure such arguments are unhelpful, but they say that the picture works,» said Zvyagintsev after the film was shown to journalists.

According to the Director, if the person is «writing letters», the film moved him.

«You can’t please everybody,» added the Indian.

Zvyagintsev’s drama tells about the difficult divorce of a young couple who are so absorbed by their personal problems that completely forgets about the 12-year-old son Alyosha, who one day runs away from home and disappears.