Showman Vladimir Zelensky, has declared his intention to run for President, says that in the near future will come from the Cypriot company, which in turn owns a movie company on the territory of the Russian Federation.
He stated this in an interview with “Ukrainian truth”.
24 channel earlier reported that journalists of the program “Schemes” found Vladimir Zelensky film business in Russia, despite his statement that he closed it at the beginning of the Russian-Ukrainian war. In particular, members of the media checked three Russian companies that are engaged in the production of film, video and television programs, whose founder is a Cypriot company Green Family LTD. She is also the co-founder of “95 Quarter” in Ukraine, and its ultimate beneficiaries stated Vladimir Zelensky and his business partners.
Showman acknowledged that Russia continues to run the company “green Films”, which belongs to the Cypriot company Green Family LTD, in which he is a co-owner.
The solution I have the following, very simple, and that all the shoots. I realized that I can not get out of this company that there (in Russia – ed), and Cypriot company, which is the owner of those companies. And that’s all. Today we found this solution in the near future I will come
By the way, this is what was discussed in the investigation of the program “Schemes”. The material journalists also reported that the Green Family LTD owns two companies in Russia. According to Zelensky, the two companies have already been closed.
To the remark of the journalist that the “green Films” film shoots “Down” and even applied for public funding of film in Russia, Zelenski said that the application was filed “those who engaged in this company in Russia, because they handed over the company management.
In addition, he explained that the Studio “Kvartal 95” is receiving royalties from all intellectual products that were produced before 2014. Zelensky gave the example of the project “Matchmakers”, the contract for which was concluded before the war with Russia.
The contract was signed for 10 years. How to close this company? Contract until 2021. From 2011 to 2021 we receive royalties from “the Matchmakers”. The money we receive. What are we to do? Close? To give the Russians our money? No,
What are royalties? Royalty (eng. royalties) are payments for the use of that “licensee” (licensee, of a patent) shall pay the “licensor” (the seller of the license of the patent) for current use of assets, often intellectual property rights. Royalties, typically paid as a percentage of gross or net sales derived from use of the asset or as a fixed price per unit sold.
We’ll take the money, they go to our Cyprus company, Cyprus they come to Ukraine and we’re shooting here
– said the showman.
Watch the video as Zelensky explains the situation in the film business in Russia