Alexander Sokurov Closes Cinema Support Fund
According to preliminary information, the organization will cease its activities next year. The decision was made by the director himself. In his words, the reason for this state of affairs is insuperable external circumstances.
Honored Art Worker and People's Artist Alexander Sokurov declared unfriendly and aggressive on the part of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation. In the Ministry of Culture they know nothing about the reasons for closing the fund.
Recall, the foundation “Example of intonation” appeared in 2013 to support young filmmakers. In the winter of 2018, the police and the FSB came to the organization with searches. Allegedly, according to a former employee. However, no violations were found.