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Week of Russian films kicks off in Baku on September 23

Week of Russian films kicks off in Baku on September 23

The opening ceremony of the Russian Film Week in Azerbaijan will be held in Baku at the Nizami Cinema Center on September 23. The event was organized with the support of the Ministries of Culture of Russia and Azerbaijan, as well as the …

Medinsky promises Kislovodsk to update ‘Musical Shell’

Medinsky promises Kislovodsk to update ‘Musical Shell’

The Musical Shell - historic building of the North Caucasian State Safonov Philharmonic in Kislovodsk - will be repaired soon, the Minister of Culture of Russia, Vladimir Medinsky, announced today.  “The project has been …

Puppet theatres festival to be held in Ingushetia

Puppet theatres festival to be held in Ingushetia

The First International Festival of Puppet Theaters ‘The Festival of the Mountains’ will be held in Ingushetia as part of the Year of the Theater in Russia, the press service of the head of the republic reports. The Ministry …

Russia Guest of Honor in Riyadh Book Fair next March

Russia Guest of Honor in Riyadh Book Fair next March

Russia will be a guest of honor at the largest book exhibition in Riyadh that will be held in March 2018, Russian Minister of Culture Vladimir Medinsky said. According to him, an appropriate agreement was reached with the head of the …

Source denies reports about Medinsky's hospitalization

Source denies reports about Medinsky's hospitalization

Head of Russia's Ministry of Culture Vladimir Medinsky was not hospitalized, he simply undergoes planned medical examination, a source in the Ministry informed, commenting on reports about Medinsky's hospitalization. …

Medvedev: Sochi's Olympic facilities used successfully

Medvedev: Sochi's Olympic facilities used successfully

Plans for the use of Sochi's Olympic facilities are being successfully implemented, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a meeting on the use of Olympic facilities in Sochi. According to the head of …

Russian Cinema Days kick off in Baku

Russian Cinema Days kick off in Baku

The Days of Russian Cinema kick off in Baku. To be held at the "Nizami" cinema center, the week will start with the screening of  film "The Pure art" and meeting with Russian film makers on October 10, …

Russia's Culture Minister Dmitry Livanov resigns

Russia's Culture Minister Dmitry Livanov resigns

Russian President Vladimir Putin accepted the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's proposal to appoint the head of the Presidential administration's department of public projects, Olga …

"Apricot" interethnic holiday

"Apricot" interethnic holiday

Today, Moscow's Muzeon park hosts "Apricot" interethnic holiday for the third time. Throughout the day, guests of the park can enjoy the performances of famous dance groups, artists, participate in master classes, backgammon, chess, …

Sochi to host Kinotavr film festival on June 5-12

Sochi to host Kinotavr film festival on June 5-12

The 27th Kinotavr film festival will be held in the Winter Theater of Sochi on June 5-12, 2016, the press service of the festival said. The event will be held with the support of the Russian Ministry of Culture and the administration of …