Medina, as reported by the Agency “Moscow”, opposed domestic and foreign films, discussing the upcoming August 27 movie Night.
According to the Minister, within a few months for this event were carefully selected movies. In the end the choice was stopped on the “Smeshariki”, “Battalion” and “the Legend №17”.
Recall that the blockbuster “suicide Squad” is based on the Marvel comics universe and talks about the squad of super-villains is put to the service of the US government under the threat of death. Symbol ribbon has become the heroine of Margot Robbie — Harley Quinn.
Read as arguments about the cinema of Medina revolted inhabitants of Yakutia.
Earlier, Medina had been in the public spotlight due to his controversial statements about the film. So, December 9, 2014 at a meeting with readers of his books in Saint-Petersburg, the Minister stated that his Department will not give money to filmmakers who “spit upon the selected power, not even criticize. This is about those who shoot film on the principle of “Raska-kownacka”.
In the end, Medina was forced to apologize for the wording, but not its essence.