The Deputy noted the importance of such films as «Interview with Putin»

© Showtime/KomandirПрезидент of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and American film Director Oliver stone during an interviewThe Deputy noted the importance of such films as «Interview with Putin»© Showtime/Komandir

Russia is often necessary to bring his position to the American media as it was made by Director Oliver stone in the movie «Interview with Putin», said to RIA Novosti on the sidelines of an Arctic forum, the Deputy of the state Duma of the Russian Federation Georgy Charles.

According to him, this opinion was expressed by the U.S. Congress with whom the legislator was able to talk.

«They point us to the Russian side that we need more spending in explanation of position in the media in the United States. Well, let’s say, film, which was directed by Oliver stone about Vladimir Putin, this is the right approach. Ought to increase the appearance of such things in the public sphere to clarify the Russian position,» he said.

«The image of Russia as an enemy during the cold war still exists in the minds of those inveterate Russophobes like McCain. The image of the enemy is clear. Yes, and there is a preconceived opinion, the position that there is an external enemy. And it’s appropriate – a strong partner Russia. This (the creation of an enemy) the possibility of regrouping of political action,» he added.

Charles arrived in Washington with a member of the Council of Federation from Murmansk area Igor Chernyshenko. Russian lawmakers have met and plan to meet with Senator Lisa Murkowski, Congressman Don young, Dana Rohrabacher.

Last week on the TV channel Showtime began showing large-scale project of the American film Director Oliver stone — the film, based on an interview with the President of Russia that were recorded from July 2015 to February 2017. In Russia the film shows the First channel.