In the famous film festival has been the premiere of Alexander Sokurov "La Francophonie". The premiere domestic producer was in a crowded room.
At the Venice film festival within the main competition program has been the film of Alexander Sokurov "La Francophonie. Louvre the time of German occupation". At the premiere of the hall was crowded, informs "Interfax".
"Francophonie" is a documentary film about the measures taken by the Director of the Louvre Jacques Ajar and the Chairman of the Commission for the conservation of the art of the Wehrmacht Wolff Metternich. In the film, a lot of fictional characters and heroes from the past, for example, the symbol of the French Republic Marianne, Napoleon and others.
In the current quarter at the festival will not be submitted to any of the Russian painting. Work Sokurov - exception: "Francophonie" is a joint product of France, the Netherlands and Germany.
The film doesn't rely on a rental of the movie in Russia. "We have my paintings do not matter, their TV shows. As to the humanitarian paintings on the theme of the Second world war, there is no interest from visitors, no television," he explained. The official trailer for "Francophonie" was released on 1 September.
Remember that the 72nd Venice film festival will run until September 12. Chairman of the jury of the contest was Mexican Director Alfonso cuarцЁn.
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