The tragedy tells about a family tragedy that unfolded against the background of the shooting of a demonstration of workers in Novocherkassk in 1962.
This year, the organizers of the film awards decided to combine the awards ceremonies of 2019 and 2020. Andrei Konchalovsky’s canvas was recognized as the most important feature film of 2020, and the tragedy “The Frenchman” by Andrei Smirnov was the most important film of 2019. Both films were shot in black and white.
The film “Frenchman” tells the story of a graduate of the Paris Pedagogical University, which in the 1950s comes to Moscow with the hope of finding his parent – a former officer of the White-Boiled Army.
Chulpan Khamatova and Yulia Vysotskaya were awarded the Best Actresses in 2020, and Samal Eslyamova and Victoria Miroshnichenko in 2019.
In the nomination “Best Screenplay for a Film” in 2019, the Nika Prize was awarded to writer Dmitry Glukhovsky for the screenplay for the film “Text”. in 2020 – the most important screenwriter was the director of the film “Absolutely!” Mikhail Segal.
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