07 June 2013, Friday, 17:34

Organizers of Zemfira and DDT concert in Ufa prohibited TV filming for their fellow countrymen

author: Rozaliya Valeeva, Shamil Valeev

Some days prior to the concert organizers of the tours of Zemfira Ramazanova and DDT group in Ufa prohibited video recording of the performance, the director of State Unitary Enterprise "Bashkortostan" Broadcasting Company Galim Yakupov informed Bashinform News Agency.

There was a preliminary arrangement with organizers: for advertising campaign carrying out (free rotation on TV and radio) the TV Company will be given the right to shoot a joint concert of singers, Galim Yakupov said.

According to Galim Yakupov it was planned to shoot a concert with the advanced equipment. Moreover, BST TV channel employees are completely ready for shootings in such conditions — operators passed the training on working at sports events of the world scale.

“Yes, in fact, preliminary arrangement on shootings of the concert really existed,” the organizer of the performance Evgeniy Martynenko said. “Singers then allowed filming, only not in a live television broadcast. The refutation was received yesterday.”

“I cannot comment on this situation, DDT is now on tours in Kiev,” Elena Vishnya, the press-secretary of the group informed. “Moreover, I do not know whose this decision was. I think it is necessary to address for the answer to local organizers.”

It became known about the joint Ufa concert of Yuriy Shevchyuk and Zemfira Ramazanova in March, 2013. Zemfira, and Yuriy Shevchyuk will bring hundreds tons of musical and light equipment at "Akbuzat. Zemfira will present to the Ufa public the program «Live in your head», and DDT — the program from the most favourite songs from different albums of the group.