Silver knew about the fraud in the «Seventh Studio», said the SC

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in Photobacterium Kirill Serebrennikov in the Basmanny court of Moscow. 17 Oct 2017Silver knew about the fraud in the «Seventh Studio», said the SC© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

The Director Kirill Serebrennikov, who was arrested on charges of embezzlement of budget funds, knew about the fraud cashing in «the Seventh Studio» which he founded, the investigator declared in Basmanny court of Moscow, which considered the question of extension of term of house arrest of the artistic Director of «Gogol-center».

How it happened cash, told investigators the businessman Sinelnikov, through the firm of which it was allegedly conducted. Protocol of interrogation Sinelnikov, the investigator asked to attach to business.

«He told me that was fictitious contracts for cash money’s «the Seventh Studio» via its company. According to him, Serebrennikov staged such conditions», — said the investigator.

He admitted more than a dozen protocols of cashing in of money, the destruction of documents and pressure on the defendants in the case. Witnesses also said that the «Seventh Studio» was «a black cash», but the Studio itself was created specifically for the purpose of obtaining money for the project «Platform».

Pieces of silver is under house arrest in the case of embezzlement of public funds to non-profit organizations, «the Seventh Studio». In may at his home and in the theater «Gogol-center», which he directs, were searched. Initially, the investigators were sent to jail accountant Nina Maslyaeva and under house arrest — the General Director «the Seventh Studio» Yuri itina. Then took custody of the ex-Director of the «Gogol-center» Alexei Malopolska.

Maslyaeva made a plea bargain, gave evidence against the other defendants, and in early October she was transferred under house arrest. The rest of the defendants guilt is not recognized.