Govorukhin was buried at the Novodevichy cemetery with military honors

Govorukhin was buried at the Novodevichy cemetery with military honors

Director, Chairman of the Duma Committee on culture Stanislav Govorukhin buried in the Novodevichy cemetery with military honors. The last farewell was closed, only relatives, colleagues and friends of the deceased.


Earlier it was reported that the grave of the Director is located next to the graves of Oleg Tabakov and Leonid Bronevoi. Before the funeral in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior was held a ceremony of farewell and funeral of lithium.

To say goodbye to Govorukhin came to politics and culture. Among them were the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, state Duma speaker Vyacheslav Volodin, the Minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky, the composer Igor Krutoy and others.

Govorukhin has died at the age of 82 on June 14. He died after a long illness in a sanatorium near Moscow “Barvikha”.

According to preliminary information, the cause of death of the Director became acute heart failure.

The first feature film by Govorukhin was the picture of “Vertical”, taken together with Boris Durov. Most known for his series “the meeting Place cannot be changed”, the main role in which, as in the “Vertical” performed by Vladimir Vysotsky.

Among his most famous works — “Ten little Indians”, “Voroshilov sharpshooter”, “Bless the woman” and many others. For the film “the End of a great era” Govorukhin received the “Golden eagle” for best Director.