OREANDA-NEWS  The Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, Tatyana Golikova, has been appointed as the chairman of the Council of the Federal Fund for Social and Economic Support of Russian Cinema, according to an order published on the official website of the government.

The order includes the following members of the council: T.A. Golikova, Deputy Chairman of the Russian Government (Chair of the Council). Previously, this position was held by V.I. Tolstoy.

According to the order, V. Tolstoy, J. Slashcheva, and V. Khotinenko have been removed from the council. G. Gordeev, President of the Association of Animation Film Organizations, I. Popov, Producer, and S. Ursulyak, Director, have been added to the council.

Denis Molchanov, Deputy Chief of Staff for the Russian Government, has been appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Council.