JUNE 2017 – Video clips

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Veronica Dolina (poet and bard) – 28 June

Garry Bardin (film director) – 27 June

Dmitry Vedenyapin (poet, translator) – 23 June

Vladimir Voinovich  (writer) – 23 June

Alexander Arkhangelsky
(writer, literary specialist, TV presenter) – 22 June

Andrei Zvyagintsev (film director) – 21 June

Boris Grebenshchikov (musician) – 20 June

Yury Bykov (broadcaster and author) – 20 June

MEMORIAL  – 14 June 2017
The Dmitriev Affair (96-minute film)

PRESS BRIEFING – 6 June 2017

  • Olga Kerzina
    (director of Moscow International Film School), 6 minutes
  • Yekaterina (Katya) Klodt
  • (daughter of Yury Dmitriev), 4 minutes
  • Victor Anufriev
    (Dmitriev defence attorney, St Petersburg), 30 minutes
  • Anatoly Razumov (“Their Names Restored” project,
    National Library, St Petersburg), 18 minutes

(2010 interview, 6 minutes)

Dmitriev is a political prisoner

memorial blue logoThe trial of Yury Dmitriev, head of the Karelian branch of the Memorial Society, is currently taking place in Petrozavodsk. He is charged under Article 242.2 of the Russian Federation Criminal Code (“Use of a minor for the purposes of preparing pornography”) and Article 135 (“Perverted acts without the use of force against a minor”). The charges relate to photographs Dmitriev took of his adopted daughter, in a naked state, between the ages of three and seven. Dmitriev, a 61-year-old pensioner, has been held in a pre-trial detention centre for more than seven months. He denies the charges. Continue reading