Olga Lyubimova told what projects the ministry will support in the new year. Photo: Anton Novoderezhkin / TASS
It was about how many events cultural institutions held during the New Year holidays and how people visited them. It turned out that he visited very cheerfully. Data on the distribution of domestic cinema in the first days of 2023 was presented. The level of cinema attendance has reached pre-pandemic levels, even despite the withdrawal of foreign cinema from the Russian market, and in particular, American blockbusters.
“A total of 4.4 billion rubles in fees. Over 13 million screening tickets have been sold. 95% of the possible attendance, – Olga Lyubimova presented dry statistics. – A lot of tickets were bought on the Pushkin card. The absolute leader of the box office was “Cheburashka” (released on January 1). It broke records for major Western releases. During the holidays, this family picture has collected almost 3 billion rubles. This is a record. In second place is the cartoon “Ivan Tsarevits and the Gray Wolf – 5”, which collected 347 million over the holidays. On the third – “Naughty – 2” – 453 million rubles. The next “Yolki” also collected a lot. This allowed Russian cinema to return to the pre-pandemic level in terms of box office.”
Olga Lyubimova told what projects the ministry will support in the new year. Installation – on films for family viewing.
The plans include the painting “By the Pike”, “The Bremen Town Musicians”, “The Wizard of the Emerald City”. And the continuation of “Guest from the Future”.
In the new year, the Ministry of Culture will support 67 film festivals.
Many witnessed how queues lined up in museums. There were queues to the Tretyakov Gallery and the Hermitage. Despite the frosty weather, people are drawn to the beautiful. During the holidays, more than a million people visited federal museums. The Hermitage and the Tretyakov Gallery were visited by more than 90 thousand people during the 8 days of the holidays. In total, 1,046,105 people visited federal museums during the New Year holidays. Of these, about 100,000, that is, every tenth, according to the Pushkin map. Young people are attached to great art.
Leaders in attendance during the New Year holidays:
– Hermitage Museum
– Tretyakov Gallery
– Tsarskoye Selo Museum-Reserve
– Vladimir-Suzdal Museum-Reserve
– Museum-reserve “Pavlovsk”
– Museum-reserve “Museum of the World Ocean” (Kaliningrad)
– Russian Museum
– Pushkin Museum
– Novgorod Museum-Reserve
– Tula Museum Quarter
– Museum-reserve “Peterhof”
– Museum-reserve “Mikhailovskoe”
– Museum-reserve “Small Korely”
– Museum-reserve “Abramtsevo”
– Museum-reserve “Tauric Chersonese” (Sevastopol).