World film star Fanny Ardant arrives in the Russian capital on Friday, June 27th.
At the 25th Moscow international film festival the famous French actress will present the film by Franco Zefirelli "Callas Forever", where she performed the leading role of an opera prima donna. The film will be shown on June 29th at the festival's closing ceremony.
According to Ardant, to grow into the role of the great singer she had to learn opera parts used in the film.
Franco Zefirelli who had known Maria Callas was very pleased with Ardant's work. "On the screen she was more like Callas than Callas herself," he said.
Critics described the duet of Fanny Ardant and Jeremy Irons, who performed the role of billionaire Onassis, as last year's best.
In June, the Baltic States will hold BALTOPS and Saber Strike 2018 drills. A US Armored Brigade will be deployed in Europe for the purpose - no less than 4,000 soldiers
The import of liquefied natural gas from the United States will not grow, even if Germany exits the Nord Stream-2 project, German Minister of Economy and Energy Peter Altmeier said