Teacher: examination of the movie “Matilda” in violations

Teacher: examination of the movie “Matilda” in violations

The Director stressed that the earlier assessment was used the movie trailer, which also revealed no irregularities.

MOSCOW, June 13. /TASS/. Examination of the finished film “Matilda”, held in Saint-Petersburg state University, found in it elements that offend anybody’s feelings. About this in an interview with TASS said the Director of the film Alexey Uchitel.

“Here a serious examination of the work of 40 pages with each episode. Conclusion at the end: in all nine questions asked by the Prosecutor’s office and Russia (state Duma Deputy Natalia Poklonskaya — approx. TASS), the answer is “no”. That is no insult,” said the Teacher.

The Director stressed that the earlier assessment was used the movie trailer, which also revealed no irregularities.

However, the Teacher hopes that these results will help to resolve complaints Poklonsky to the picture. “Yesterday a historic event occurred: I was at a reception in the Kremlin on the occasion, and there I was almost under his hands brought to her (Polonskaya — approx. TASS). We talked for about 15 minutes, but reconciliation is impossible, because all of my reasonable offer to watch a movie and so I saw only some hate, she has a very negative attitude,” he said.


The dispute between the Director and the Deputy continues for several months. Poklonskaya was seeking the movie “Matilda” came out as insulting the memory of the king and the feelings of believers. Poklonskaya in this regard was sent to the state office of public Prosecutor Deputy inquiry with a negative conclusion of the expertise of the movie “Matilda”.

Experts estimated the trailers of the picture, the output of which is scheduled for October, and the full text of the screenplay, said the Deputy in an official answer to the citizens, believing that the picture offends their religious sensibilities.

At the end of may it became known that the police began a check of the film by Alexei Uchitel on tax crimes in connection with the request of the Deputy Polonskaya.

The teacher, in turn, called unacceptable the attempts of the MP to influence the creative process and the rolling destiny of a film. The Director’s lawyer Konstantin Dobrynin wrote a complaint to the Deputy Poklonsky to the Commission on ethics of the state Duma. Answer has not followed yet.

About the film

The premiere of the film is expected to 6 October 2017 at the Mariinsky theatre — this will be the first movie premiere in the modern history of the Mariinsky theatre. The film tells about the relationship of the heir to the throne, the future Emperor Nicholas II and ballerina Matilda Kshesinskaya in the background of events of national history.

The role of Nicholas II was performed by German actor Lars Eidinger, the way Matilda has embodied the Polish actress Mikhalina Olshansky, mother of the Emperor, Maria Feodorovna played by Lithuanian actress Ingeborga Dapkunaite. Also starring Yevgeny Mironov, Sergei Garmash, Danila Kozlovsky, Grigoriy Dobrygin, and many others.