St. Pete festival called off

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The inaugural St. Petersburg Film Festival has been cancelled.

Event, which was to take place July 18-31, was set up by businessman Mark Rudinstein.

Ex-Eurimages executive secretary Renate Roginas was appointed artistic director, but she ankled during last month’s Cannes Film Festival after it emerged that her staffers hadn’t been paid for four months.

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