The Moscow action «Night of cinema» was attended by over 35 thousand people

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotobounce cinema. Archival photoThe Moscow action «Night of cinema» was attended by over 35 thousand people© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

More than 35 thousand people visited the event «movie Night» in Moscow, which brought together more than 440 events, the official portal of the mayor of Moscow.

Federal campaign «movie Night» was held for the second time in the Day of Russian cinema. For two days — 26 and 27 August, the Russians were waiting for the outdoor film screenings, premieres, concerts, and exhibitions devoted to cinema. Across the country, involved more than 2.5 thousand sites.

«Last weekend in the capital of the second city-wide campaign «movie Night». Within it passed the 446 events, attended by over 35 thousand people», — stated in the message.

The Central theme of the campaign this year was the 870th anniversary of Moscow, and the main stage has chosen the courtyard of the Museum of Moscow, where on 26 August, opening ceremony of «movie Night».

«The residents of Moscow a huge interest in national cinema, to the best of its achievements, its prospects. Today in the capital of the 688 cinemas is several times more than it was in 1991. Thus, we have where to look and what to look is our task, including the task of this action,» — said the head of the Moscow Department of culture Alexander Kibovsky, whose words are given on the website.

In the courtyard of the Moscow Museum presented the graduation short films by students of the Moscow school of cinema. Then there was the screening of the film «first Time». The cinema hosted a preview of the most anticipated films of the fall — «Arrhythmia», «Gogol. Start» and «About love. Adults only». Summer cinema in Muzeon introduced the legendary film «AssA» in the format of a sing-along.

The twenty-seventh of August in the garden named after Bauman passed educational festival. Visitors learned to create an animation and watching movies. In the evening the audience took part in master classes from Moscow film school and the High school movie «Arch».

A rich program has also produced cinema network «Moschino». For example, on 27 August, the Director Yuri Norstein made in the cinema «Star» and talked about the films that inspired him.