Cultural workers are dissatisfied with the decision of the court in respect Serebrennikov

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in Photobacterium Kirill Serebrennikov, who is accused of organizing large-scale fraud, at the meeting of the Basmanny court in MoscowCultural workers are dissatisfied with the decision of the court in respect Serebrennikov© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

Basmanny court of Moscow on Wednesday sent an accused in the fraud Director Kirill Serebrennikov under house arrest. Famous artists have accepted such a decision, seeing the restriction of freedom Serebrennikov damage to Russian culture.

The Director was arrested on Tuesday in St. Petersburg, where he from the end of July they filmed the «Summer» of the early period of creativity of Victor Tsoy. Artistic Director of «Gogol-center» was accused of organizing the theft of at least 68 million rubles allocated in 2011-2014 for the project «Platform». Pieces of silver were sent under house arrest until 19 October.

The court’s decision the Director will not be able to communicate with anyone except close relatives, counsel, investigator and staff of the FSIN. He should wear an electronic bracelet that will monitor his movements. Also the defendant is prohibited from using any means of communication.

The judge did not object to the visit Serebrennikov the theater, but left the matter to the discretion of the investigator.

Puppet hysterical

«We are talking about what it is trying to make his point of view and creative ideas and thoughts — it’s crazy and it’s awful. If we talk about that stolen money, so it is necessary to prove that it is not stolen. All this hysteria, which is, she’s such a doll,» said Director Nikita Mikhalkov to journalists on Wednesday.

According to him, you can’t make this situation, serious political action, as it shows the possibility of «collective, mass effect on it and conversion of a very simple plane about what happened to the money, in the ideological plane». «What a nightmare! He is punished for what he shows at the Bolshoi theatre genitals Nureyev. Well, not about that speech,» — said Mikhalkov.

He stressed that in a situation with Serebrennikov is false. «I really hope that everything was resolved correctly. He pleads not guilty, then he is not guilty, it will be proven. May God grant him health» — said Mikhalkov.

«House arrest for Cyril, it would be like to take a hobble of a dancer — dance! You can’t arrest a man when he is a public figure, he eyes. I believe that this fraud has not taken place, we all saw that Kirill no those millions. Those who were arrested, wanted to call what is happening at the Basmanny court,» said Jurassic RIA Novosti.

With the actor agrees, the General Director of the Bolshoi theatre Vladimir urin who signed the letter in defense Serebrennikov, art Director of theatre «Peter Fomenko’s Workshop» Yevgeny Kamenkovich.

«I believe that such cases of economic violations, should be addressed without detention,» — said RIA Novosti urin. He said that he agreed to meet with Serebrennikov and to talk about the issue of the play, «Nureyev», but what happened broke all the plans.

Kamenkovich, in turn, called the incident «the insanity and absurd.» «You can safely conduct an investigation, leaving Serebrennikov able to work. But I am optimistic and believe that common sense will prevail,» he said.

«If a thief should sit in jail, everyone!»

Actor Artur Smolyaninov, also present at the building of the Basmanny court, was supposed to happen anything, but expressed hope for a successful outcome.

«Cyril, stay! The sun always comes up, and the swamp is dry, in its place will bloom beautiful garden, I believe it… I believe and hope that everything will be fine. But I suppose that can happen anywhere,» said Smolyaninov reporters, also described the situation absurd.

«Let people live, let people do, to glorify his country and do some real art. If a thief should sit in prison, each. When you start with yourself, then we can talk about justice and the rule of law. And this has nothing to justice nor to the law,» added the actor.

Deposit from Prokhorova

Publisher and literary critic Irina Prokhorova expressed his readiness to bail for the release of the Director that he could work.

«I am very disappointed that he was placed under house arrest… so sorry. I don’t share this idea that the glory of God, that is not planted at all… I am very grateful that such a large number of people came to support him. Here (at the building of the Basmanny court — ed.) was a whole cultural community. I very much hope that the force of public opinion would prove him innocent,» — said Prokhorov after the court hearing, expressing confidence that a man of such magnitude as Kirill Serebrennikov, cannot be associated with «vulgar idea of any theft».

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in Photobacterium Kirill Serebrennikov after the meeting of the Basmanny court in Moscow. 23 August 2017Cultural workers are dissatisfied with the decision of the court in respect Serebrennikov© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in Photobacterium Kirill Serebrennikov after the meeting of the Basmanny court in Moscow. 23 Aug 2017

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