The last cinematic period was dominated by the so-called barbienheimer, i.e. as a modern presence in the room Barbieauthor’s new film Greta Gerwig based on famous Mattel toys featuring Margot Robbie AND Ryan Gosling (here is our review) and Oppenheimernew attempt Christopher Nolan who sees Cillian Murphy like Robert Oppenheimer, an American physicist who led his research to the invention of the atomic bomb (our review here). However, this was not the case all over the world. In fact, these two films have never appeared in Russia and never will.
Deputy Minister of Culture Andrey Malyshev he turned down a request from Vladislav Davankov, deputy speaker of the Russian parliament, who wrote to officials asking them to launch a pilot program that would allow movie theaters to screen popular new releases. The TASS news agency reported yesterday that Malyshev rejected the appeal based on his preferences for films and content that he believes appeals to the Russian people. The West has been boycotting Russia since its invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, which means that no new Western films are currently shown in the country. Davankov lobbied the Russian government to allow counterfeit screenings despite the Hollywood embargo.
We believe that the films that you brought to the attention of the citizens of our country – “Barbie and Oppenheimer” – do not meet the goals and objectives set by the head of state to preserve and strengthen traditional Russian spiritual and moral values,” he said. Malyshev
On the other hand, Malyshev believes that Russians receive adequate entertainment and information from domestic production, including from children’s cartoons. Cheburashka AND Competition, a Russian state film filmed on the International Space Station. Compensating for the lack of foreign content after the withdrawal of Western companies from the country has led to the growth of the country’s industry, the minister said.
What do you think? Which of the two films Barbienheimer did you prefer?
Follow us on LaScimmiaPensa