Medina called the arrest Serebrennikov “very sad situation”
The Minister of culture said that the control over the acceptance of documents for the grants, which are issued by the Department, can be amplified.
MOSCOW, August 23. /TASS/. The Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky said that the decision about the arrest of film Director Kirill Serebrennikov sad for all cultural workers situation. The corresponding statement he made on Wednesday, answering a question of journalists.
“This is a very sad situation for all those working in the field of culture. We can only do one thing — to strengthen control over the receipt of documents for the grants that the Ministry of culture issues,” commented Medina, the decision to arrest Serebrennikov.