The state Agency of Ukraine on issues of cinema has denied and revoked distribution certificate another Russian movie and three TV series, said the first day of the week press service of the Ministry.
"The state of Ukraine has decided to deny state registration and issuance of state certificate for distribution and demonstration of films on... film" Once in Rostov ", directed by Khudyakov, 2012 (Russian production), TV series "Personal record" Director Melnichenko, 2005 (Russian production) ", ? a letter quoted by RIA " Novosti ".
in addition, the ban of the Russian TV series "Escape 2" and " Red ". The report notes that these Russian films do not meet the requirements of the law of Ukraine " On cinematography ". According to the state, in connection with the appeal of the National Council of Ukraine on television and radio and complaints of Residents, the ban was also set to broadcast the film " the Gingerbread from potatoes ", "a vain sacrifice, "" Love, Kathy ", "Kathy Love 2 ""Love without words" and the television series " the unexpected joy ". In the past year in Ukraine came into force a law that enables to impose a ban on the presentation of the films and TV series, "promoting" the power structures of Russia. Deputy Prime Minister for humanitarian issues, the head of the Ministry of culture of Ukraine Vyacheslav Kyrylenko said that the ban applies to all "militarist" films and TV series that were released after 1991, as well as all Russian TV and film production, created after 2014. The state Agency on problems cinema, according to the law, does not give such films a rental certificate. In early January the government of Ukraine issued a decree according to which the state of Ukraine denied to give distribution certificates to films with actors "threatening state security" of the country. In addition, a number of Ukrainian artists and singers appealed to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko with the requirement to close the Ukrainian broadcast video and audio from Russia.