Faiziev commented on the possible limit of displaying foreign tapes in cinemas

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in potbanging Faiziev. Archival photoFaiziev commented on the possible limit of displaying foreign tapes in cinemas© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

A limitation in the RF screening of foreign paintings from the total number of sessions per day can harm the distribution that would make it unprofitable to the content of cinema, the question on the introduction of amendments should be discussed with the cinema chains, said the producer and Director Janik Faiziev.

Previously on the website of the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation there was a document containing proposals of Department regarding the theatrical release. The culture Ministry plans to make amendments in the legislation limiting foreign films to 35% of the total number of sessions in a day in cinemas with more than one cinema.

«Every time we talk about the need to protect Russian films, but we must not forget that the thread distribution is very thin. We can interfere and lose the distribution, contain the cinemas will be not profitable,» said Faiziev RIA Novosti.

He expressed hope that the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation will consult with the cinema chains before introducing such amendments. «While they (the culture) have not made any sudden move, although there have been attempts quotas and so on, but for now, caution», concluded the Director.

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