The situation with the «Matilda» will affect the film, the Director said Grymov

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima footballistique in the movie Matilda. Archival photoThe situation with the «Matilda» will affect the film, the Director said Grymov© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

The conflict situation around the film by Alexei Uchitel «Matilda» will affect all Russian filmmakers, the audience and the «shared aura», says Director Yuri Grymov.

He told RIA Novosti that it was in Vladivostok during a pre-premiere screening of the film September 11. «I saw the Teachers there, we exchanged words. There it was announced that will show the movie «Matilda». I also have interest in this scandal, we all communicate know. But we were forbidden to come to the movie. All filmmakers who were there, were not allowed into the hall. I asked the distributor why? So, it was a Teacher. This whole story — «the clinic», she goes, and with that side and this side,» — says Grymov.

According to the Director, the situation with «Matilda» «bad.» «It will affect absolutely all the filmmakers, the audience and the overall aura,» — said Grymov.

«I don’t like that the last time we are discussing a controversial or criminal proceedings in the territory of the culture. I believe that we need to discuss creative things,» he added.

The film by Alexei Uchitel about the fate of the ballerina Matilda Kschessinska, and fell in love with future Emperor Nicholas II. The picture leaves in the Russian hire on October 26. Earlier, representatives of the public movement «the Royal cross» called «Matilda» anti-Russian and anti-religious provocation, and the Deputy of the state Duma Natalia Poklonskaya has asked the Prosecutor General to check the painting, it is also called revoke movie rental license. According to her, experts and scholars made a comprehensive examination of the materials of the film, which showed that «Matilda» image doesn’t match the image of the Russian Orthodox Church canonized the Emperor Nicholas II.

The United network of cinemas «Sinema Park» and «Formula Kino» refused to show «Matilda» due to security threats, and the Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky asked the interior Minister to ensure order during the broadcast of «Matilda», as in the recent increase in calls for violence and threats against cinemas and producer of the film.