Rus News Journal


In Federal agency on culture and cinematography (FAKK) have occurred personnel shifts. After leaving of a deputy head of agency Vladimir Malysheva on a post of rector VGIKa (elections have taken place in the middle of May) its place was occupied with the head of department of cinematography Sergey Lazaruk. Head FAKK Michael Shvydkoj has told to the correspondent that mister Lazaruk will combine henceforth these two posts, and has added: We intentionally deduce cinematography management on such level. Now in the country film production volumes have increased, and all sphere as a whole demands special attention of federal agency. After all today the cinema is a separate industry with the uneasy legislation . Cinematographies really give the special status. At once two assistants Michael Shvydkogo will supervise this direction - Alexander Golutva will continue to be engaged in film production. This appointment we will return to a tandem which existed before, - head Roskultury makes comments, - after all Alexander Golutva and Sergey Lazaruk very closely co-operated. When - that the first headed State cinema, and the second was its assistant . the Maya Stravinsky
MDT - Theatre of Europe will pass across Russia
Today on a scene of the Kazan academic drama theatre of a name of A.Kachalov tours of Small drama theatre (MDT) - " will begin; Theatre of Europe . It not ordinary tours of theatre of the Lion of Dodin, and the beginning of the long-term charitable project. With the assistance of the Union of industrialists and businessmen of Russia, Federal agency on culture and cinematography, and also Fund of support of culture and sports of businessman Alisher Usmanov MDT begins the big tour round on the country. On a press - conferences the Lion Dodin has noticed that theatre performances have gone round the whole world, were played more than in fifty cities of the world and all only in several cities of Russia. we also want to correct this injustice, - the director has noticed. - as it is important and for actors, for understanding of Russian life. But we pursue also other purpose. All our performances are reflexions about destiny of the country, about life of its inhabitants, and we would like, that these reflexions had joined our spectators .

Performances MDT are difficult for transferring on other scenes from - for specificity native: at theatre difficult enough scenic device which allows to build a reservoir or to establish a scene under the big degree and it has partly affected a choice of performances. Will carry across Russia such performances as Brothers and sisters Feodor Abramova, the Moscow chorus Lyudmilas Petrushevsky and Chekhovian Uncle Vanju . This round is calculated on three years, soon troupe MDT will visit Arkhangelsk, Pskov, Novosibirsk, Nizhni Novgorod, Kursk, Belgorod.

it not the unique educational initiative of theatre. Dodin with students Is recently left gave the master - a class in America. Collective MDT became the first Russian theatre which has opened for spectators the kitchen in Michael Baryshnikova`s Cultural centre. As has told on a press - conferences the Lion Dodin, this experience was very interesting to the Russian actors and for the American spectators. Maria Simakova

Harry Potter will locate in Florida
In the end of 2009 in American state Florida the park of entertainments created on motives of products British writer Joanne Rowling about Harry Potter will open. In realisation of this project is engaged Universal Studios, together with Warner Bros. Entertainment. In park the World of magic of Harry Potter Which will settle down in territory Universal Orlando Resort, there will be also a school of magic and magic of Hogvarts, and Forbidden wood, both a small village of Hogsmid, and much from this that is described in seven books about Harry Potter. Now the command of designers and artists works over the park project. Joanne Rowling who checks that the park kind corresponded to descriptions in books and films takes part in work also. Representatives Universal Studios yet do not open project details, however assure that admirers Harry Potter will be happy and, besides, probably, even can meet in this park of the actors who have acted in film in films about the young wizard. ALENA - MIKLASHEVSKY