Date: 9 months ago   Category: Culture

The festival of the Russian art has opened in Cannes

The 21st festival of the Russian art has opened in the evening on Thursday, August 23, in the French Cannes in French riviera. The multi-day holiday a concert of the State ensemble of a song and dance of the Republic of Tatarstan has opened. He has passed in the hall of theater of Debussy of the Palace of festivals and the congresses, TASS reports. The festival will last till August 27. In the program – the concerts, performances, film screenings and exhibitions devoted to the culture of Russia. – The Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the MFA of Russia, the Center of film festivals and the international programs, the Republic of Tatarstan, and from the French side – city administration Cannes and Palace of festivals and the congresses became organizers of the project of 2018, – the representative of the press service of a festival has informed. The general producer of a festival – the honored worker of arts of the Russian Federation Tatyana Shumova. The traditional gala concert "The Russian night" on which the medal "For an Outstanding Contribution to Strengthening of Cultural Ties between Russia and France" will be handed to Masha Meril (Maria Vladimirovna Gagarina) – to the famous French actress, the producer and the writer will finish a festival. Photo: Google.Images to Share: Cannes French riviera medal Russian culture communication festival