The Director of «Stalin’s Death» told about the impressions of viewers after watching

© Free Range Films (2017)scene from the movie Death of Stalin. Archival photoThe Director of «Stalin’s Death» told about the impressions of viewers after watching© Free Range Films (2017)

The film «Death of Stalin» Armando’s Iannucci told that the Russians already watched the film, called it funny and truthful.

«All Russian, which we showed the film, including the Russian press, told me how much he liked them and how they evaluated him. They say two things: he’s funny, but it’s true. I’m still confident that it can show in a movie», — quotes the Guardian the words of the Director.

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 to suspend the distribution licences of the film for a more thorough analysis of the painting for compliance with the Russian legislation.

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