“Certainly, we support the early start of filmmaking. But most importantly – people’s health, and compliance with the measures and epidemiological safety shall be an integral part of the workflow. Using the recommendations of the CPS and on the basis of decisions of regional authorities of the crew will be able to resume or start shooting, albeit with restrictions. The Ministry is ready to coordinate this process and help companies to quickly catch up on production schedules, which, unfortunately, is subject to seasonal factor”, – told the Minister of culture of the Russian Federation Olga Lyubimova.

With the resumption of the work of the company should be guided by the recommendations on prevention of novel coronavirus infection COVID-19 among film workers, prepared by the Federal service for supervision of consumer rights protection and human well-being. What recommendations recently wrote “RG”.

in Addition to compliance with required sanitary norms (wearing of masks, the presence of sanitizers, temperature control officers) the document refers to the need to limit the number of participants in the filming if they are indoors and on the mandatory preliminary and regular disinfection of rooms. In addition, the recommendations include advice on the work of individual categories of staff (makeup artist, costumer, extras) and security in the food. Read more new rules discussed in the “WP” on the Council of experts, which took place on 11 may in an online format.

the start and order of filming activities in each region is determined by the decision of the higher Executive body of state power of a subject of the Russian Federation on the basis of sanitary-epidemiological situation.

that is why the Ministry of culture will create a special section on its official website where it will post relevant information in terms of regions, as well as other analytical and informational materials about the approximate dates of readiness of the regions to take the appropriate decision. Well as a special section will be provided with a feedback form, where everyone can leave their questions or to seek advice.