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French Director Luc Besson explained the reason for the increased interest of Hollywood film industry to the Russian history. He told this owned by Grigory Berezkin “RBC-Style”.
“This topic is a real endless ocean. You have a rich history to create a interesting creative decisions three centuries precisely enough, and even more. The era of Ivan the terrible, Rasputin, the death of the Romanovs, Stalin — how many striking images” — confessed the Director.
According to Besson, he had “an interesting idea”, associated with Russia, but the details he did not disclose. The Director added that Russia for him is a mystery, but he tried to show in previous movies his vision that could not like the audience and disappoint them.
Over the past few months there have been several TV shows about Russian history — “Chernobyl” (HBO) and “Last kings” (Netflix), and film Besson “Kursk”. Prior to that, directed the spy Thriller “Anna” about the KGB agent.
In June, the American screenwriter of the series “Chernobyl” Craig Mazin said the reason for the negative attitude to the painting in Russia. According to him, the series has caused outrage because it was the work of Americans.
Video, photo All from Russia.