Social network «Vkontakte» will support the film by Alexei Uchitel «Matilda»

© RIA Novosti / Eugene to Novostinearly in Photobacterium Alexei Uchitel at a press conference creators and actors of the movie MatildaSocial network «Vkontakte» will support the film by Alexei Uchitel «Matilda»© RIA Novosti / Eugene to Novostinearly the image Bank

The creators of the acclaimed historical drama «Matilda» which will be released in wide release October 26, 2017, staged a private screening for representatives of «Vkontakte». The social network announced the decision to provide the film with an extensive information support, despite the public debate about the possible distortion of the image of Tsar Nicholas II, allowed in the picture.

Press Secretary of «Vkontakte» Eugene Krasnikov thanked the team who worked on «Matilda» for the opportunity to see the film before the official hire and noted the seriousness with which the authors of the tape.

«Despite the fact that the film is in the process of production, even for its working version you can assess the seriousness of the relationship and the thoroughness of the approach to the creators to their own work. Our site has always been open to conversations and opinions, so we decided to keep the painting, enabling the users of «Vkontakte» to form their own idea of «Matilda,” said Krasnikov.

«VKontakte» is now the official team of the film, which will publish exclusive content about the stages of production paintings, rare photos and newsreels of life of the Royal family, as well as interviews with the Director and actors.

The plot of the film formed relationships ballerina Matilda Kshesinskaya with the last Russian Emperor Nicholas II. Opponents that she is the king, canonized by the Russian Orthodox Church, the image of the immoral and offends the feelings of believers. Yesterday in Moscow and other major cities of the country held prayer vigils against «Matilda». One of the main participants was to become the Deputy of the State Duma Natalia Poklonskaya, who previously gathered 100 thousand signatures of citizens against the film, and also sent a request to the Prosecutor General, interior Ministry and the Ministry of culture.

«People have regarded this film as a provocation and anti-Orthodox have a right to say so, because they Express their opinion,» wrote Taylor in his blog on LiveJournal.

According to the Deputy, the film will not glorify and cultivate patriotism and a moral start. While Poklonskaya refused an offer by Alexei Uchitel
watch the movie before the official premiere.