On September 1, 2020, the broadcasting of the new TV channel "Mosfilm. Golden Collection" will start. It is a joint project of The All-Russia State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK) media holding and the largest Russian film concern Mosfilm. The new channel will be included in the Digital Television Russia group of channels. DTR is a subsidiary of VGTRK and PJSC “Rostelecom”. Alexander Nechaev, Deputy General Director of the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company has been appointed the chief editor of the new television channel.
The basis of the program grid will consist of more than 1000 films of the Soviet and Russian classics of “Mosfilm”, including “The Diamond Arm”, “Ivan Vasilievich Changes Profession”, “The Irony of Fate”, “Kidnapping, Caucasian Style”, “Gentlemen of Fortune”, “The Girls”, “Office Romance ”, “Love and pigeons”, “Moscow does not believe in tears”. These and other films are already available for broadcast in HD. Also, modern major films and blockbusters created with the participation of VGTRK will appear in the channel’s air. These are “Going Vertical”, “Legend No. 17”, “T-34”, “Salyut 7”, “Flight Crew” and other projects of the “Russia” TV channel.
New TV channel "Mosfilm. Golden Collection" will become available on September 1, 2020, in the networks of cable and satellite operators in Russia. The distribution of the channel will be undertaken by “Signal Media”, which is a part of the Digital Television Russia group of companies. The planned technical coverage will be 25 million television households, the target audience is 35+. The predicted share of television viewing is 0.8-1.2%.