Sands once again commented on the situation with the rental «Stalin’s Death»

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in photobacteria Sands. archival photoSands once again commented on the situation with the rental «Stalin’s Death»© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The decision on issuing or revoking the license of the film «Death of Stalin» is the prerogative of the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation, the Agency cannot disregard the opinions of their experts who saw the painting, he told reporters on Wednesday, press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

On Tuesday, the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation revoked the rental license for the movie «Death of Stalin», which was supposed to come out January 25. «Death of Stalin» — a satirical Comedy of British Director Armando’s Iannucci about the struggle for power in the USSR after the death of the General Secretary of the CPSU Joseph Stalin in 1953. A number of public figures and cultural figures previously appealed to the Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky with a request to suspend the distribution licences of the film for a more thorough analysis of the painting for compliance with the Russian legislation.

«I repeat, it is the prerogative of the Ministry of culture, there is the expert Council. If I’m not mistaken, the experts in large enough quantities watched this movie and came to certain conclusions. The Ministry of culture can not ignore the opinion of their experts, social activists, who plan. Otherwise, it is the prerogative of this Department,» said Sands, answering the question of journalists in the Kremlin to the situation by revoking the license.

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