Searches in «Gogol-center», as well as theatre’s artistic Director Kirill Serebrennikov conducted in the investigation of cases of embezzlement of funds by officials of the Department of culture of Moscow.
About it writes on Tuesday, may 23, the news Agency «Interfax» with reference to an informed source.
«Within the brought in 2015 the criminal case under article 160 of the Russian Criminal code (embezzlement) today at the place of residence and work of Serebrennikova and other workers of theatre is being searched», – quotes the edition of words of the source.
News portal RBC says that a search of government are employees of the Investigative Committee under cover of the FSB in the case of theft «in especially large size» – the damage exceeds million rubles.
Correspondent of RBC Super novel said that the searches in the apartment Serebrennikov run from 9 a.m. and is the Director’s lawyer Boris Zolotukhin. According to the source, TFR plans to interview the Director.
Kirill Serebrennikov, the theater and film Director, and in 2012 was appointed artistic Director of the Moscow drama theater named after Gogol, later transformed into the «Gogol-center». Among his works in film and TV – series «diary of a killer», the Comedy «playing the victim», a film «Jurev day», «Treason», «the Student and others.
For his work in film, theater and television pieces of silver awarded awards TEFI, «crystal Turandot», «Golden mask» and awards of «Kinotavr» and the Cannes film festival.