Alexander Shane was suspected of embezzlement of funds which he contributed to the film “Makowski”. According to the information reported in a press-service of Fund of cinema, now the whole amount is repaid. The former civilian spouse Khamatova has brought fraud suspicions not only to themselves but to the former civil wife.
Some time ago, the Prosecutor’s office opened a criminal case against Alexander Shane. According to some information, the Director of the film “Makowski” could not give the money to the cinema Fund in the amount of 20 million rubles have been allocated from the budget.
Donated and his wife, Chulpan Khamatova, which is also considered guilty of the situation with embezzlement. However, the star only starred in the role of Lily Brik in the controversial tape, but had no relationship to financial fraud civil husband.
In addition, surrounded by the actress admitted that she was never legally married to Alexander.
Chulpan Khamatova never married Alexander Shane
Criminal case under article “Fraud” was closed, Shane had to repay the debt.
“The cinema Fund allocated for the production of the film “Makowski” 20 million rubles on return. Now all the money refunded. The film Foundation is pleased that this complex and interesting from an artistic point of view, the project was held, and the producers managed to fulfil their obligations”, — have informed in a press-service of the organization.
Also the financing of the picture was the Ministry of culture of Russia. The main roles in the movie “Makowski” was played by Yuri Kolokolnikov, Chulpan Khamatova, Lyudmila Maksakova, Yevgeny Mironov and Mikhail Efremov. Shane worked on the project for five years. The shooting took place in Moscow, St. Petersburg, new York and France. According to the Director himself, the film’s budget due to the crisis has been reduced from 132 million rubles to 80.
“Mayakovsky drew me in the first place, as throughout his short life and much longer life after death was the migration image migration sense. Because in the change over time in the same way you can learn to understand the morality of the time. In this sense, very characteristic figure of Prometheus. In relation to it is possible to understand who is in power. In a democratic, free environment, Prometheus is a hero, and if totalitarianism and religious Orthodoxy, the Prometheus is an enemy, he breaks, vertical breaks,” said Shane, working on the film.