The head of the Ministry of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky expressed his desire to make a film about the heroic defense of Kozelsk in the period of the Tartar yoke. This information the Minister shared with the press during a visit to Kaluga.
According to Vladimir Medinsky, the history of the Tartar yoke has distinctive reference points in the national consciousness, while the leading factor in this case, there is an intense defense of Kozelsk, Kaluga is located on the site.
The Minister of culture the long-cherished dream to collect working and talented crew for creating masterpiece paintings, which will remind the Russians about the heroic past of their ancestors. However, you should carefully choose a candidate for the role of Director, and the Minister intends to personally approve the script.